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Transforming and Listening: Summit DD Hosts a Series of Community Meetings to Discuss Changes in Services and Listen to Concerns

Late September, nearly 150 people attended three community meetings throughout the county to learn how Summit DD will adapt to the changes called for by Center for Medicaid Services (CMS) and Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) in how Ohio will provide services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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2015 Building Healthy Kids Conference

Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board, or Summit DD, believes quality education is important for the growth and development of every child. We also believe in partnering with other community resources to support Summit County. That’s why this year we are proud to be a part of the Building Healthy Kids Conference this November. Read More ›


Two Talented Artists Displaying Creative Works At Local Studio

It’s a great accomplishment for artists to share their work with the community. For the next month, two extremely talented artists with developmental disabilities will have their art on display for the community to enjoy at the Studios of Jack Richard in Cuyahoga Falls.  Read More ›


Inaugural Autism Summit Focuses on the State of Autism in the Northeast Ohio Area

Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board (Summit DD) connects more than 4,000 children and adults with disabilities to resources that help them achieve their vision of a fulfilling life.

We partner with hundreds of service providers and disability organizations that, when coordinated through your Summit DD Service Coordinator, are designed to support a person’s life as a whole. One such resource is Read More ›

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