This year, OACB's Annual Convention will be
an all-virtual, a la carte professional development
experience that will include 9 days of remote
sessions taking place throughout late November
and early December. No attendance minimums,
flexible by-the-registration payment, and zero
session overlap mean more chances to learn
from the safety of your home or office.
Twelve county boards of DD will have levy
requests on local ballots in the upcoming
General Election on Tuesday, November 3.
OACB will monitor results as they come in and
a special OACBInsider: Election Night Extra
edition with statewide levy results after polls close!
Ohio’s county boards of DD are dedicated to
the pursuit of equality and social justice.
Recent events and the chronic mistreatment of
Black Americans are in total opposition to our
system's founding principles of equity and
community inclusion. We commit ourselves to
fighting systemic racism in our system and
supporting people and communities of color.
Click below to read OACB’s full statement.
Responding to concerns that some people with
developmental disabilities may have to enter a
hospital/emergency room without the assistance
of their direct support professional or family
member due to COVID-19 protocols, OACB has
created a one-page (front/back) document that
can be completed by a provider, county board,
or family member to share key health info with