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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.

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Winter 2017-2018 Newsletter is here!

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Please take some time to read through the latest edition of The Whetstone Connection

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and the 2018 theme isCelebrate  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. 

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Waiting List Questions?

Strategic Plan

Do you have questions about how Ohio’s waiver waiting list will affect you and your family? Visit DODD’s facebook page Friday, March 2 at 12:30pm for #FamilyTalk to get your questions answered.


Fix The List…The Proposed Solution

Strategic Plan

After 16 months of listening, discussion and collaboration the proposed solution to the Medicaid Waiver waiting list is available for review. Click here 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 the Fix The List Questions page or contact your SSA. 


What is Fix The List?

Strategic Plan

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 at FixTheList. If you have any questions regarding the Medicaid Waiver waiting list please contact the coalition or your SSA.

 


2016-2018 Strategic Plan with 2017 Key Initiatives

Strategic Plan

The 2016-2018 Strategic Plan with 2017 Key Initiatives is available for your enjoyment!

 

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2016 Progress Summary Report

Progress Summary

The 2016 Progress Summary Report is available for your enjoyment!

 

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Spring 2017 Newsletter

The Whetstone Connection

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!

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Winter 2016 Newsletter

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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!

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Fall 2016 Newsletter

The Whetstone Connection

The Fall 2016  edition of The Whetstone Connection is available for your enjoyment!

Check out the Fall 2016 edition of the Whetstone Connection.  In this issue we celebrate the month of October as Disability Employment Awareness Month and are excited to feature the success of the the Employment First program and the many different jobs at Whetstone Industries.  An article on Whetstone Industries joining Pioneer JVS for Spring Cleanup. Take time to read about Flying Horse Farms, Copycat’s performance at Morrow County Fair, and more!

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