New Painting

Check out the new painting at the entrance of Beacon School. It looks amazing. Thanks to Passion Works Studio and Nancy Jane Epling for the job well done!!!

Beacon School’s Pete the Cat

Pete has been busy visiting various locations around town.

Athens News Special Section 2016

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What’s Your Story? Disability Awareness Festival

Disability Awareness Festival encourages all to embrace the abilities and talents of people and how they make a difference in the Athens community by experiencing their many amazing stories. “What’s Your Story” is the theme of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 2016. The Athens County Board Developmental Disabilities and all its public and private partners celebrate…read more

Job Posting: Vehicle Operator III (1) – 188 day

Vehicle Operator III (1) – 188 day Qualifications: Must be 18 years old, possess a high school diploma or GED, have ability to use whole numbers, read & write. Must possess a Class B CDL with school bus, passenger, and air brake endorsements. 2 years driving experience, minimum. Knowledge of Ohio driving rules/regulations; drive/safety practices,…read more

It’s official

It is official!!! Today we had the ceremonial “cutting up” of the special sub minimum wage certificate that the ACBDD and ATCO has used for years. Now all employees, regardless of disability, will be earning at least minimum wage!!! Again, thanks to the board members of the ACBDD for voting to allow this major step…read more

Welcome Gwen Brooks – HR Director

The Athens County Board of DD (ACBDD) is excited to announce the hiring of our new Human Resources Director – Gwen Brooks. Gwen Brooks is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources with a twenty-year career in HR. She holds a bachelor’s degree in human resource management from Ohio University where she later gained her…read more