Inspiring, empowering, and supporting people to achieve their full potential.
October 2019
PERSPECTIVES
DCBDD News and Updates
Meet Jordan! Jordan has a great job at Local Roots in Powell!   His co-worker, Stephen, says that Jordan is a hard worker and focuses on getting things done! Follow us on social media to see more stories of successful employment! #employABILITY
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month! Click here to read about Delaware's employment statistics.
Community Events & Resources
Transition Bootcamp
The is the second year that DCBDD will be hosting this valuable series focused on important transition topics. October's topic will be focused on employment.
5 Things to Know About secondary Transition
2019-2020 Delaware County Transition Fair
October 15, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Click here   to learn more.
Delaware County Make a Difference Day
October 26, 2019
To learn more or register to volunteer,  click here .
Ohio DD Council Seeks Input for Five-Year State Plan Survey
Click here  to provide feedback by completing their survey.
Parents Learning from Parents
Sensory Solutions
October 2, 9, 16, and 23
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Free
Click here to learn more.
Empower Sports at OSU
Click here   for a listing of Empower Sports Fall Programs!
Best Buddies Ohio Friendship Walk
October 12, 2019
Click here   for more details.
Project SEARCH Open House
October 14, 2019
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Grady Memorial Hospital
Click here to learn more.
Ohio's Community of Practice for Supporting Families
October 16, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
DCBDD
Click here to register.
From High School to College: Preparing Students with Disabilities for Successful Transition to   College
October 17, 2019
Olentangy Orange High School
Free to Attend
Click here  to register or learn more.
Ohio Adult Sibling Conference
November 1-2, 2019
Embassy Suites - Dublin, Ohio
Click here to learn more.
Project STIR Training
November 4-6, 2019
Crown Plaza North-Columbus
Deadline: October 11, 2019
Click here  to register.
Technology First
Just when you thought the Amazon Echo couldn't get any cooler. Watch the video below to learn about the Amazon Echo feature, "Alexa, what am I holding?"