Developmental Disabilities State Resources


  • Disability Rights Ohio (Ohio Legal Rights Services)
    “Disability Rights Ohio is a non-profit corporation with a mission to advocate for the human, civil and legal rights of people with disabilities in Ohio.”
  • Ohio Association of County Boards (OACBDD)
    “The Ohio Association of County Boards Serving People with Developmental Disabilities (OACB) is a non-profit organization specializing in providing information, continuing education, and legislative liaison to Ohio’s 88 County Boards of Developmental Disabilities.”
  • Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD)
    “The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) oversees a statewide system of supports and services for people with developmental disabilities and their families.”
  • Ohio Department of Education – Families of Students with Disabilities & Learning Supports
    “The Ohio Department of Education oversees the state’s public education system, which includes public school districts, joint vocational school districts, and charter schools.”
  • Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council (ODDC)
    “The Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council (DD Council) is one of a national network of state councils, committed to self-determination and community inclusion for people with developmental disabilities.”
  • Ohio Department of Medicaid
    “With a network of more than 83,000 active providers, ODM delivers health care coverage to 2.9 million residents of Ohio on a daily basis. Working closely with stakeholders, advocates, medical professionals, and fellow state agencies, the agency continues to find new ways to modernize Medicaid in Ohio.”
  • Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
    “Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) is the State of Ohio agency that partners with Ohioans with disabilities to achieve quality employment and independence.”