Public Awareness Using Digital Media for People with Developmental Disabilities

Award amount: $60,000 per year (2017-2021 plan); $80,000 (2022-2026 plan)

Duration: 2017-2021; 2022-2026

Grantee: O'Neill Public Relations, Inc.

Council staff responsible: Carla Cox

Goal of Grant: This grant will provide information to all Ohioans about issues that people with developmental disabilities and their families experience. This grant will spread the word about the activities of the Ohio DD Council’s projects, other information about Council and other disability agencies. The grant will use technology to communicate with people. This includes social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.), Council’s website, email, videos, podcasts and more. This will be used for campaigns about specific issues, outreach to people who are unserved and underserved in Ohio and to find people who would like to be a member of Council.