Weaver School and Workshop Opened

Thanks to the efforts of parents and advocates, the Weaver School and Workshop opens in Tallmadge.

Throughout the 1970s services offerings for children and adults expanded to meet the needs of families and individuals.

  • Services from the Mental Retardation Board expanded to include infant care for children ages 0-3 with disabilities.
  • The first group homes emerged in Summit County – helping adults with disabilities gain new independence

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