We are pleased to bring to you Provider Connection. Our monthly newsletter will feature upcoming trainings, events and information you need to know to stay connected and up-to-date. Enjoy!
Cheryl Copley-Cimino
Provider Coordinator
Provider Coordinator Drop-In Hours
Wednesdays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
June 13, 2018
June 27, 2018

BCI Background Check
Mondays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
June 4, 2018
June 11, 2018
June 18, 2018

DCBDD Monthly Board Meeting
June 21, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Seneca Institute Webinars
Maintaining Professional Boundaries with Vulnerable Populations
June 4, 2018
June 6, 2018
June 7, 2018
OADSP - FREE training
Provider Certification - Renewal Only
June 11, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
1152 Goodale Blvd
Columbus, OH 43212
OADSP - FREE training
DSP as a Leader
DSP as a Mentor
June 7, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Licking County Library
101 West Main St.
Newark, OH 43055
From the DCBDD MUI Department: Choking: Resources for Prevention from DODD
Prevention Plans should address the causes and contributing factors. The team and plan should be clear on identified risks such as choking and how the team is addressing these risks.
Please suggest that team utilize choking related resources available as part of preventative measures.

There are many free, easy to use resources available on the DODD website and include: (click on the links below)
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities You Tube Video Library:
Looking for Resources Connected to Employment? Check out the Delaware County Job and Family Services Employment Center!

FREE workshops include:
Shopping on a Shoestring
Job Search Skills
Personal Safety
Basic Interviewing Skills
Basic Resume Writing

DODD Rule Update: New rules effective June 1, 2016
New Nonprofit Housing Affiliate
We are excited to introduce you to our new nonprofit housing partner, Summit Housing Development Corporation. On May 1, 2018, Summit Housing will replace Delaware Creative Housing as DCBDD’s nonprofit housing affiliate. Summit Housing operates in several counties in Ohio and currently provides housing for over 330 people. Summit Housing believes in developing and maintaining safe and appropriate housing in an integrated setting for individuals with developmental and other disabilities. Their goal is to secure housing for eligible individuals based on choice, need, accessibility and location. DCBDD believes Summit Housing will be a great partner to support people in finding housing options that best fit their needs.
Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainers Board
Public Hearing
June 5, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
OTPTAT Offices
Columbus, OH