ACBDD Athens News 2017

Please enjoy the Special section of the Athens News featuring the ACBDD.

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.

External Job posting for PersonnelPlus

Skilled Job Trainers Taking applications for full/part-time skilled Trainers. Facilitate training of new hires and maintenance training of current employees in area businesses. Modify teaching style to adapt to different learning techniques that may be encountered. Facilitate job skill classes, role playing, simulations, team exercises, group discussions, videos, etc. Monitor, evaluate, make recommendations regarding job…read more

Athens County Transportation Surveys

There is a strong foundation of transportation options in our community. Driving, walking, taking the bus, or utilizing other transportation providers in the community are all ways that area residents commute to work, access critical services like medical appointments, go shopping, attend area events and travel in the region. However, even with a wide variety…read more

PersonnelPlus Advocacy and Advisory Council Fundraiser

There will be a fund raiser sponsored by the PersonnelPlus Advocacy and Advisory Council on September 9, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Applebee’s Bar and Grill, East State Street, Athens.    Tickets $5 each and are available at all Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities Office locations. Contact Julie Jones at 740-592-3416 for…read more

To all Parents, Guardians, Providers and Individuals Served: The Service and Support Department of the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities is making a transition to assure the health and welfare of all individuals with developmental disabilities by switching from a pager to a cell-phone as the primary contact for after-hour emergency situations. Effective Sept….read more

New after hours contact number

To all Parents, Guardians, Providers, and Individuals Served: The Service and Support Department of the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities is making a transition to assure the health and welfare of all individuals with developmental disabilities by switching from a pager to a cell-phone as the primary contact for after-hour emergency situations. Effective Sept….read more