DD Council Connection - 2018 Archive

The DD Council Connection is a monthly newsletter published by the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council. These are the newsletters from 2018.

January 2018

  • DD Awareness & Advocacy Day coming in March
  • Ohio DD Council updates its "Guardianship in Ohio" booklet
  • Grant Spotlight: General Assembly Briefing Sessions (GAB Sessions)
  • It's time to "Fix The List"
  • Take the Project Open House Survey!

March 2018

  • Ohio DD Awareness and Advocacy Day Another Huge Success
  • Council Member Spotlight: Rochelle Hall-Rollins
  • DD Council Welcomes New Chair, New Members
  • The Future is Now! Series Kicks Off in Hamilton County

April 2018

  • Council Member Spotlight: Doug Frank Finds His Voice
  • Save the Date – Ohio State 2018 TechSummit
  • Governor Kasich Appoints New Chair, New Members to Ohio DD Council
  • Ohio DD Council Thanks Members for Their Service

May 2018

  • Ohio DD Council Goes to Washington!
  • Gov. Kasich Signs Executive Order Making Ohio a Technology First State
  • Member Spotlight: Morgan Gattermeyer
  • The Importance - and Problem - of Transportation for Ohioans with Disabilities
  • Help Us Build Our Online Resource Guide

June 2018

  • Grant Spotlight: OCALI Supports Schools to Ensure Post-Secondary Success
  • Council Member Spotlights
  • Inaugural TechSummit Brings Together Technology and Disability Community
  • Ohio DD Council Offers Free Publications!

July 2018

  • Legislative Staff Tour Universal Design Living Laboratory
  • DD Council Releases Public Policy NOFA
  • Disability Tech:Fest Comes to Cincinnati!
  • Council Member Spotlight: Renee Wood, DD Council Special Advisor – An Advocate in Action!

August 2018

  • DD Council Releases Money Matters NOFA
  • Ohio DD Council Transportation Project Answers Demand for Public Transit
  • New Online Map Lists Assistive Tech Lending Libraries in Ohio

September 2018

  • Family Resource Network of Ohio aims to help families support families
  • Celebrating Direct Support Professionals
  • Grant Opportunities from Ohio DD Council - Deadline is October 5
  • Join AT Ohio for its Grand Re-Opening

October 2018

  • Michael Denlinger Goes to Disability Cocoon Tech:Festival
  • ODHP Releases Survey to Learn about Health Opportunities for People with Disabilities
  • Advocacy for Competitive Employment Continues
  • DODD Hosts Family Engagement Series Across the State

November 2018

  • Transportation Equity: Working Together to Address Barriers
  • Self-Advocates Fellowship Opens
  • DD Council’s AT Grants Support Ohio’s Tech First Initiative
  • Council Member Spotlight: Brandon White
  • Grantee Gathering Brings Together DD Council Initiatives

December 2018

  • Thank You, Director Martin!
  • Mark Seifarth Receives Synergy Award
  • Governor Kasich Announces Council Member Appointments
  • Take a Virtual Tour of AT Ohio’s Lending Library
  • Happy Holidays from Ohio DD Council!