Category Archives: Agency Updates

Superintendent, John Trunk speaking at a microphone

Board Passes COVID-19 Resolution to Protect Health of Staff and Individuals

It’s clear in times like these, when information changes fast and frequently, how important it is for a leadership team to take immediate steps to protect the well-being of staff and the people we serve.  This evening, Summit DD held an emergency meeting. The Board approved a resolution that now allows the Superintendent to enact any proactive measure to safeguard Agency employees, without requiring additional Board approval. Read More ›

Important Flu Season Resources

This flu season has been particularly strong for many individuals and families. And with the recent news about COVID-19 (Coronavirus), it’s important to know where to access the local resources you need to stay healthy. Thankfully, Summit County Public Health has compiled a bunch of great resources, including: Read More ›

2019 Apparel Sale staff photo.

Looking Back on 2019

As we close out 2019, we’d like you to join us as we reflect on the year! It was full of smiling faces and exciting events. Thank you for helping us make the past 365 days memorable and impactful for people with developmental disabilities in our great community. Watch this fun recap video and we’ll see you all again in 2020!
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Summit DD Receives Silver Award for Healthy Worksite Practices

(Tallmadge, Ohio) – Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board (Summit DD) was honored by the Healthy Business Council of Ohio (HBCO) for its healthy worksite practices. Other local winners include Akron Children’s Hospital, The MetroHealth System, American Greetings and Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital. Read More ›

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