Take some time to read through the latest edition of The Whetstone Connection!
Inside you will discover all the wonderful things that people love to share when you “Just Ask Me.” Learn about volunteering, our community, jobs, hobbies, Special Olympics and so much more! We also pay special tribute to Mr. Don Barchus, Special Olympics Coordinator and APE Instructor, who retired at the beginning of 2019 after 44 years of faithful and tremendous service with the Morrow County Board of DD.
The Fall 2018 edition of The Whetstone Connection is available for your enjoyment!
Check out the Fall 2018 edition of the Whetstone Connection. Take some time to read about the awesome achievements of the Morrow County Special Olympics team at the 2018 Special Olympics Summer Games as well as the different programs and volunteer opportunities we enjoyed throughout the summer such as the Robotics program, Transition Boot Camp, and the 3rd Annual Whetstone Industries talent show! You’ll also find some great information regarding the new waiting list rule and a few other educational pieces and great resources.
Please take some time to read through the latest edition of The Whetstone Connection
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and the 2018 theme is “Celebrate Community.” Read through the newsletter to see the many different ways that we are involved in our community and the many partnerships that have made with local businesses, agencies and clubs. Help us Celebrate Community by contacting us today at 419-947-9222 to learn how you can get involved with our programs and enrich our community.
After 16 months of listening, discussion and collaboration the proposed solution to the Medicaid Waiver waiting list is available for review. Clickhere to learn more about the proposed plan to Fix The List.
If you have any questions regarding the Medicaid Waiver waiting list and the proposed changes please refer to theFix The List Questions page or contact your SSA.
Ohioans with developmental disabilities and their families have made it clear that the current Medicaid Waiver waiting list is too complicated and needs to be simplified. State agencies and organizations listened to these concerns and came together to form a coalition to modernize the waiting list. The video below was recently released by the coalition and features people with disabilities and their families discussing how they would Fix The List.
Click here to read more about the efforts of the coalition and view coalition members or visit their website directly atFixTheList.If you have any questions regarding the Medicaid Waiver waiting list please contact the coalition or your SSA.
The Spring 2017 edition of The Whetstone Connection is available for your enjoyment!
Check out the Spring 2017 edition of the Whetstone Connection. In this issue we talk about the history of the County Boards since their establishment in 1967. You will also find articles on the Developmental Disability Awareness & Advocacy Day, old and current pictures of Morrow DD, and more!
The Winter 2016 edition of The Whetstone Connection is available for your enjoyment!
Check out the Winter 2016 edition of the Whetstone Connection. In this issue we celebrate the month of March as DD Awareness Month. You may find an article on employment for individuals, Morrow County Aktion Club, Project Stir, and more!