OACB has joined OPRA, The Arc of Ohio,
the Ohio Health Care Association, the Ohio
Waiver Network, and the Values & Faith
Alliance in asking Governor DeWine to fund
several key areas in the upcoming state budget.
At the top of the list: tackling Ohio's DSP
workforce crisis. Read More
The start of the year is a busy time for county
boards of DD as they organize and welcome
new members. To help with these
start-of-the-year tasks, OACB has created an
online tool—the First Quarter Checklist—that
includes these items and guidance on
how each should be approached. Click here to view the checklist.
New rules for Ohio's DD Waiver Waiting List
went into effect September 1, and county
boards of DD will soon be conducting
assessments as part of the new waiting list
process. To learn more about how the new
waiting list will work, click below to more
information from the Fix The List coalition. Click here for more information.