Posts Categorized: Events

March Activities for Virtual DD Awareness Month

Every year, March is designated as Development Disability Awareness Month, which focuses on people’s diverse abilities and celebrates their contributions to our communities. For those of us at the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities (ACBDD), we do this every day, all year round. But, for the month of March, we take a little extra […]

Polar Bear Plunge 2021

Register for the 3rd Annual Polar Bear Plunge! Hosted by the Albany VFW, and WSEO 107.7When: Feb. 13, 2021 Time: Each team or individual will be assigned a time to ensure social distancingWhere: Lake Snowden, Albany, Ohio What is the Polar Bear Plunge?This is an event held during the winter when participants enter a body of water […]

“March on Court Street” for Disability Awareness

Join us for the area’s first-ever “March on Court Street” to increase disability awareness. Bring your signs, your banners, your voice, and your friends! The month of March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. We are going to start the month off by having a “March on Court Street” (we have received permission from the Athens […]

2018 Developmental Disability Awareness Festival

Developmental Disability Awareness Month is once again coming up in March, and we are very excited to share this year’s theme – Celebrate CommUNITY! In honor of this month, the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities is hosting its annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Festival on March 20th, at the Athens Community Center from 6 p.m. […]

ACBDD to host community forum on Feb. 20

We will be hosting a community forum on Tuesday, Feb. 20th, at ATCO (21 S. Campbell Street, Athens), from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., and you are invited. The forum will include a presentation and an update on the ATCO transition, which is in the third year of its three-year plan. Community members will be […]