Archives by Year: 2014

One Little Boy, One Big Impact on a Community

Shon and Brittany Christy have four beautiful children. Beckett, their youngest, was born with Down syndrome. When the Christy family got the diagnosis, they went online to learn more. “All we found were negative resources, and all we heard was what he’s not going to do,” Shon remembered. “But the reality was just the opposite.” Read More ›

informDD January 2014

informdd January 2014

Winter is certainly upon us. We’ve seen our fair share of cold weather already, so we included hints of summer activities in this issue to help warm you up.

As a proud sponsor of this year’s Chili Open – the annual fundraiser for the Akron Rotary Camp – we invite you to learn more about the camp’s history and community partnerships. Meet a driven young athlete who is on a quest for gold in June. Discover what Summit DD is doing differently to protect you online. And of course, check out the many events to keep you busy this winter – all in this month’s informDD!

Summit DD Enhances Online Security

With so much of our daily lives spent online these days, it’s important to do what you can to protect personal information. Identity theft is always a threat online, but there are a number of ways to lower your risk. Fortunately, Summit DD has put a new security measure in place to help. Read More ›

Summit DD Collaborations with Our Community

Summit DD partners with other organizations to strengthen and enhance its support for adults and children with developmental disabilities. Below are updates on two of the Agency’s current partnerships.  Read More ›

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