Calendar of Events

The Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council provides information about events around Ohio and online covering topics that may be of interest to people with disabilities, their families and others. Would you like to have your event added to our calendar? Contact Kim Crishbaum at or 614-466-5232. Please note that we do not necessarily endorse each event. The information is provided as a service to pass along information that may be of interest to the public.

Calendar of conferences, workshops, trainings, webinars, and more!

Creating a Plan for a Child with Deafblindness or Multiple Disabilities (Dublin)
Start Date/Time:
Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Saturday, October 20, 2018 3:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority

The Ohio Center for Deafblind Education (OCDBE), operated through the University of Cincinnati Systems Development & Improvement Center, is offering professional development in lifecourse planning for parents, educators, families, caregivers, and service providers. The training will focus on using:

  • LifeCourse materials to create a LifeCourse Plan based on a the hopes and dreams of the child and family;
  • The Lifecourse Plan to develop the goals and objectives of the child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP); and
  • The LifeCourse Plan to develop the child’s post-secondary transition plan of the IEP.

The event will be held at the Hyatt Place Columbus/Dublin. The Speaker/Facilitator is Melane Barlow, LifeCourse Ambassador/Consultant, Ohio State University Nisonger Center and University of Missouri-Kansas City. 

There is no cost to participate in the training and lunch will be provided for all participants.

To register or if you have questions, please contact Kathy Richards at or via phone at 614-897-0020 x 101.

Last day to register is October 12, 2018

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