The Cuyahoga County Board of DD and Solutions at Work, Inc. are now recruiting individuals interested in participating in employment training that can lead to a competitive job in the community. The following employment training programs are accepting applications:
Just-A-Buck Retail Training Program
Cleveland Crops Agriculture Training Program (Deadline to apply: Feb. 15, 2017)
Cleveland Crops Culinary Arts Training Program (Next class starts June, 2017)
For more information about each program, click on its name above.
Enrollment is now open for STABLE Accounts -- the nation's first savings plan for people with disabilities. With the creation of a STABLE Account, eligible participants are able to save money, invest money and spend money on qualified expenses such as healthcare, education, housing and transportation – all without affecting participants’ eligibility for benefits programs such as Medicaid and SSI.
To learn more about STABLE accounts, click HERE.
A copy of the CCBDD 2017 Annual Plan is available HERE.
News, Views and Notes
A newsletter by Superintendent Kelly Petty
November 2016 Edition- 2017 Proposed Revenue and Expenditures Plan, Weather related closings, and Holiday break schedules
July/August 2016 Edition- CCBDD Transition Timeline, Defining the term 'provider,' Best Buddies, and September is National Preparedness Month
May/June 2016 Edition- A Time of Transformation, CCBDD's Guiding Principles, Town Hall meetings, and 2016 Provider Fair
March/April 2016 Edition - An Overview of CCBDD's Community Integration Efforts, OH Dept. of DD's Clarification of Home and Community-Based Services Rule, and the Employment Collaborative of Cuyahoga County
January/February 2016 Edition - Phasing Out of the Provision of Direct Services, Ways CCBDD is Addressing This Extraordinary Change, and March is DD Awareness Month.
2016 Program and Expenditures Plan
2016 Fact Finder calendar
November 2016 monthly events calendar
December 2016 monthly events calendar
2015 Annual Report