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.
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The Nominating Committee Interview Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Bureau of Motor Vehicles Bldg., 1970 West Broad St., Columbus, OH 43223, Conference Room 134, 10:00am – 3:00pm.
Diversity newsletter now available: The August edition of DD Council's ReachOut e-Diversity News newsletter is now available. Read about health challenges facing Ohioans with disabilities; the importance of communication and quality healthcare; what you should know about Section 503; and a spotlight on DD Council member Kimberly Stults.
This week in public policy: Read the latest updates on state and national policy and legislation from DD Council's Public Policy Committee.
Want tips on how to work with your Personal Care Assistant (PCA)? DD Council offers a new booklet that answers questions about working with your PCA when he/she goes with you to meetings, conferences and special events. Hard copies also available upon request. Read Guidelines for Working with Your Personal Care Assistant at Meetings, Conferences & Special Events
ODDC wants to hear from you! We are developing our next Five Year State Plan. Please take a few minutes to complete a short survey to help us create a plan that reflects what Council should focus on to fund projects that will better meet the needs of Ohioans with disabilities. Take the survey online - and please share with others!
Read more announcements from the What's New section.
Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council