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 Shoaf at kimberly.shoaf@dodd.ohio.gov 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.

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Calendar of Events

OSDA Project STIR Leadership Training (Canton, Ohio)
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 9:00 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Thursday, September 30, 2021 4:30 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Advocacy/Leadership/Self-determination
Description:

Event announcement from Ohio Self Determination Association (OSDA)

OSDA and the Mahoning and Stark County Boards of DD invite 30 youth & adults with a disability, along with an ally, to this 3-day Project STIRTM training. Your ally will be trained too and will assist you during the 3 days.

You will learn to use tools to help you advocate for yourself, connect with others and gain leadership skills. Your ally will learn how to support you to use the skills. You will learn to:

  • Stand up for yourself,
  • Speak up about things important to you,
  • Solve problems,
  • Become a leader,
  • Start or strengthen a local advocacy or network group,
  • Plan for your future by Charting your LifeCourse!

Deadline to register is September 13, 2021.

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