DD Council Connection - 2020 Archives

DD Council Connection is a monthly newsletter published by the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council. These are the newsletters from 2020.

January 2020

  • Last Chance to Provide Your Input!
  • The Center for Dignity in Healthcare Seeks Applicants for Advisory Board and Subcommittee
  • “Future is Now” Sessions Focus on Aging Caregivers
  • STABLE Accounts are Here to Stay
  • Rebecca Bates Joins DD Council Staff

February 2020

  • Council grant supports growth of Remote Support
  • Do you have a REAL ID?
  • Council partners with Nisonger Center to bring “Heart of Glass” to Columbus
  • Last call for the SSA Assistive Technology Training Needs Survey
  • Youth Leadership Forum now accepting applications

March 2020

  • COVID-19 Pandemic: How are you doing?
  • Rep. Erica Crawley Visits Ohio DD Council
  • Council in The Community: Rochelle Hall-Rollins
  • Thank You for Responding to our Five Year Plan Survey!
  • STABLE Account Seeks Ambassadors

April 2020

  • Council Grant Supports LifeTown Program for Children with Disabilities
  • Video Series Explains Use of Technology with Evidence Based Early Intervention
  • AT Ohio Operates with Virtual Hours
  • Find More Online Events!

May 2020

  • A Tribute to Sue Willis
  • SIL Opens Applications for Virtual Summer Leadership Academy Session
  • Ohio Aging and Disabilities Transportation Coalition Hosts Transportation Equity Forum
  • COVID-19 Needs Assessment Provides Valuable Insight

June 2020

  • Stimulus Funds and STABLE Accounts
  • Consumer Satisfaction Survey is Coming Soon
  • Council Launches New Web Series: Ohio DD Talks!
  • COVID19: How Has it Affected You?
  • Ohio Aging and Disabilities Transportation Coalition Hosts Transportation Webinars
  • Ohio DD Council Starts New Blog, Ohio DD Digest

July 2020

  • Renee Wood receives NCIL Advocacy Award
  • Ohio DD Talks - Episode 2: The Power of Advocacy
  • Attention SSAs: Boost your AT IQ—for FREE!

August 2020

  • Council issues a call for justice and reform
  • Celebrate #ABLEtoSave Month on Ohio DD Talks
  • Ohio DD Talks now available as a Podcast!
  • Funds available for $75,000 research study grant on transportation for people with disabilities
  • Council grantees continue important work despite pandemic restrictions

September 2020

  • Transportation Equity Forum Webinar Series Begins October 6
  • Upcoming Webinars Offer Support to Aging Caregivers
  • Disability Rights Ohio Releases Plain-Language Voter Guides
  • Applications Open for SIL’s Leadership Academy

October 2020

  • Don’t Forget - Election Day is November 3rd
  • Webinar Alert: Consolidated Planning - Getting a Seat at the Table
  • Become an Ambassador for Charting the LifeCourse
  • Ohio SILC Accepting Applications for Emergency Preparedness Grants
  • NDEAM Month Comes to a Close

November 2020

  • Ohio DD Council Digest - Caregivers in Crisis
  • Spread the Cheer, Not COVID-19 This Year
  • Trailblazers for Inclusion: Celebrating State Councils on DD & Protection and Advocacy Agencies
  • AT Ohio Launches Ohio Disability Blog
  • SABE Seeks Input on 2020 Election

December 2020

  • Happy Holiday Message