Posts Categorized: News

2012 Accreditation Survey A Huge Success!

On July 25 & 26, ten Accreditation surveyors from the Ohio Department of DD visited ACBDD’s programs for our required review. In addition to visiting each of our programs, they also visited private day providers, visited individuals in their homes, interviewed parents/guardians and reviewed personnel records to see that training & other employment requirements were…read more

Meet our new Custodial Maintenance Worker – Bryon Elliott!

Welcome Bryon Elliott, our new Custodial Maintenance Worker at ATCO. Bryon started employment with ACBDD on July 19. Prior to coming to ACBDD, Bryon’s most recent job was a substitute bus driver for Federal Hocking schools. Prior to that, he drove a tractor trailer for 8 years, and also brings prior experience in building maintenance….read more

Featuring – Service & Support Administration

The SSA department has been diligently working on ways to cut expenses to help with budgeting issues occurring throughout the County Board. Since waiver costs are established by DODD and in Ohio Administrative Code, the SSA Department’s only control over these costs is to ensure the waiver services that are authorized in an individual’s Service…read more

This Month’s Spotlight – Beacon School

[slideshow] Hello from the Beacon students and staff! We are pleased to be sharing our spring activities with you. Many of our children will be enjoying nature walks on the bike path to increase their physical activity and playing on the new playground equipment at the South Side Park. The Preschool class is busy learning…read more

Our Featured Program for April – Pasion Works Studio

[slideshow] Carole Miller has painted her way into being the Passion Works featured artist of the month for April. Carole comes to Passion Works every other Monday and has for many years. Carole’s artwork has been featured on tiles, commissioned art and other fine art pieces. Carole is a pleasure to be around; she is…read more

March’s Featured Program – PersonnelPlus!

PersonnelPlus, Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce In February, PersonnelPlus Training Coordinator, Stephanie Howell held the first Job Club of 2012. Stephanie facilitated a class of 13 students that focused on job preparation and retention. The participants ranged from high school transition students with no work experience, to adults with developmental disabilities who had years of previous work…read more