Tag Archives: community partnership for inclusion

Summit DD staff cheering together at the Akron Pride Festival.

Celebrating Pride for All

Summit DD was proud to sponsor and participate in the 2022 Akron Pride Festival! More than 100, Summit DD team members and their families took to the streets of Akron over the weekend to show Pride for All.

“At Summit DD, we believe that the strongest communities are built by the abilities of all people. There is no exception to that. We are truly proud to be part of the Akron Pride Festival. I am also overwhelmed by the support of our Summit DD staff. They live our mission and represent our core values. I am humbled by that,” proudly shared Lisa Kamlowsky, Summit DD’s Superintendent. Read More ›

Summit DD Challenges Disability Perceptions of Local Students

Over the past year, Summit DD has been developing an essential learning opportunity for middle school students. “It’s designed to teach inclusion, kindness and acceptance,” shared Summit DD Early Childhood Support Specialist Lucy Boss. Read More ›

informDD August 2016

Meet a successful young man named Brad, discover the benefits of inclusion, and dig into DD FAQs, plus we’ll introduce you to our Community Partnership for inclusion team!

Meet Our Community Partnership for Inclusion Team

Meet the Summit DD Community Partnership for Inclusion (CPI) team. We are experts in inclusion strategies and work with existing community programs, like area YMCAs, libraries, the zoo, among others, to ensure there are inclusive opportunities for all children and families, regardless of ability. The CPI team also partners with local child care facilities to match families to the resources they need on a day-to-day basis. Read More ›

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