Welcome to the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council
The Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council (ODDC) is a planning and advocacy body committed to community inclusion for people with developmental disabilities. ODDC is funded under the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act, Public Law 106-402. ODDC is a partner within the Ohio DD Network.
Learn more about ODDC:
New publication: Ohio's Employment First Initiative launched in March 2012. Read DD Council's latest publication that highlights several individuals with developmental disabilities who have benefitted from this initiative. The publication, Employment First Initiative: Community Employment, is available online and in hard-copy versions.
Registration for the 2015 DD Awareness and Advocacy Day Event is now open. The event will take place on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at the Ohio Statehouse. Registration is required to attend. Space is limited, so register now: 2015 Developmental Disabilities Awareness & Advocacy Day
Latest Outreach newsletter now available: Download the December 2014 edition of DD Council's OutReach e-Diversity News publication. Articles include information about Ohio's Ebola Preparedness plan, bridging the employment gap for students with disabilities, inclusive leadership, employing people with intellectual disabilities, and more.
Read more announcements from the What's New section.
Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council