Category Archives: Blog


Celebrating Staff Service

At our annual All Agency In-Service Day, Summit DD recently honored staff who’ve served 20-30 years at the Agency.

“I couldn’t be more proud to be a part of Summit DD, and to consider all of you my coworkers. So I want to thank you personally for all of the things that you do every day. Regardless of what department you work in, it’s all of you that really define Summit DD and make us the great organization that we are,” commented Summit DD Superintendent John Trunk while presenting at the All Agency In-Service Day. Read More ›


Circle K perfect fit for Kelsey and Franklin

When businesses and organizations come together to create inclusive employment opportunities for people with disabilities, the community becomes even stronger! Through a collaboration between Ardmore, Inc. and Circle K, with support from Summit DD, two new employees, Kelsey and Franklin, are thriving at Circle K’s Tallmadge Road Distribution Center in Akron.

“Some people say that people with disabilities Read More ›


What is a Summit DD Navigator?

It’s part of the human condition to adapt and change. We all set goals and then try to determine our next steps. However, it’s very common to reach a point where you feel like you’re standing still. The moments where you don’t know what to do to keep moving forward. In many cases, we seek the help of others to uncover our path. And in recent months, Summit DD has created a new position to do just that for people with developmental disabilities. Read More ›


Residential Options Guide

There really is no place like home. From extra supports to stay in your current home to finding the right house, Summit DD can connect you or your loved one to residential supports that fit your exact needs. Check out this quick residential options guide to learn more about which option could be the best for you! Your Service and Support Administrator will help you review support options so you can make a choice that fits within your funding range. Read More ›

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