Category Archives: Press Room

Summit DD Celebrates DD Awareness Month

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March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and the County of Summit Developmental Disabilities Board (Summit DD) is celebrating by launching its “Get the Facts” campaign, raising awareness to promote inclusive communities in Summit County. Read More ›

Summit DD Superintendent Announces Plans to Retire

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The County of Summit Developmental Disabilities Board (Summit DD) begins its search for a new Superintendent as its current Superintendent Thomas Armstrong announces his plans to retire later this year.  Armstrong has served as the Agency’s Superintendent for almost 13 years. Read More ›

Summit DD Pens Deal to Offer Alternative to Jail

The Akron Beacon Journal ran a story on the front page today about a new innovative program that the Board approved with Oriana House to divert individuals served by the Summit DD who are arrested for misdemeanors and low level felonies to an alternative location while they await trail.  What a great example of collaboration within Summit County agencies.

Akron Beacon Journal Article

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