Category Archives: Blog

A New Take on your Person-Centered ISP

You might notice a few changes in your Individualized Service Plan (ISP) during your next annual meeting. As you know, your ISP is the blueprint for your services, funding, connections and goals for the coming year. You and your team create the direction and priorities, while your provider and Service and Support Administrator (SSA) or Referral and Support Specialist (RSS) monitor and set the plan in motion.

ISPs need to be clear, easy to understand and contain real outcomes. In an effort to keep your team and providers working together effectively and efficiently, Summit DD has made a few modifications to the ISP format to help everyone involved. Find out what has changed. Read More ›

Celebrate DD Awareness Month this March

Gearing Up for DD Awareness Month

Thank you Summit County! Last fall you renewed Summit DD’s levy that funds services for more than 4,700 kids and adults with developmental disabilities. We heard your overwhelming support for inclusive opportunities, programs and services for people with disabilities in our community. We’re excited to continue to foster new opportunities. And it all starts with plans to celebrate DD Awareness Month this March. Will you join us? Read More ›

Looking Back on 2017

Season’s Greetings

The chill in the air the past few mornings is a clear reminder that winter, a new season, will soon be upon us. As 2017 comes to a close, we’d like reflect on a transformative year for Summit DD. First and foremost, we passed our levy with overwhelming support from Summit County residents, elected officials, private service providers, and countless other community partners. Because of you, Summit DD has secured funding through 2024 that will ensure services that empower kids and adults with developmental disabilities to reach their highest potential. Read More ›

Following Your Passion

Kasey’s Journey to Employment Success

Kasey had always had a dream and a passion to work with the elderly. Fortunately, she and her Summit DD Service Coordinator were able to make that dream a reality! Read More ›

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