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informDD November 2019

In this issue of Summit DD’s monthly eNewsletter, we celebrate staff service anniversaries and share our draft 2020 Action Plan, plus check out a success story about a young skydiver triumphing over anxiety and learn more about a recent teen transition seminar.

Join Us In Celebrating Summit DD Staff

“Today, I am surrounded by hundreds of people who work tirelessly and selflessly for people with disabilities every day,” passionately shared Meghan Wilkinson, Summit DD’s Board President, at the Agency’s 32nd Annual All Agency In-Service on November 18th. “We are here to celebrate you and your amazing contributions,” she continued. Read More ›

Medical Transition 101 parent session

Transition Support: Preparing for your Teen’s Health Care Transition

In a continued effort to support teens with disabilities and their families during transitional years, Summit DD participated in the fall Transition Boot Camp. This session, Medical Transition 101, focused on sharing information to navigate the transition from pediatric to adult healthcare systems. Read More ›

We Want Your Feedback on Our Future Plans

Summit DD updated its mission, vision, values and goals in the 2019 – 2021 Long Range Plan. Each year of this three-year plan, the Agency outlines action items it will accomplish. The 2020 Action Plan signifies the second year of the current long-range plan and outlines exciting new initiatives for children, youth and adults. It addresses the direct care professional shortage, residential options, future facilities plans, and more. We invite you to Review our 2020 Action Plan and offer us feedback.

You can provide feedback in the following ways:

  • Email:  pr@summitdd.org
  • Mail: Summit DD, Attn: Communications; 89 E. Howe Rd.; Tallmadge, OH  44278
  • Phone:  330-634-8009

Feedback must be received by Dec. 9 to be included in the plan.

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