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Licking County residents of all ages have access to self advocacy opportunities


Sarah Burkett, of Granville, is featured in LCBDD’s latest commercial, which focuses on inclusion and advocacy.


This week we participated in the United Way Week of Caring. Several members of our staff volunteered at the Licking County Library sorting and moving boxes of books. We are proud to be a part of this community and believe in the mission of the United Way. This is always a fun event to be a part of!


A new Provider Certification rule (5123:2-2-01) goes into effect October 1, 2015. The rule establishes procedures and standards for certification issued by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities to providers of Supported Living services, including Home and Community-Based Services provided to individuals enrolled in Medicaid waivers administered by the Department. (more…)

On June 1, 2015 new rules governing guardianship became effective. These new rules were issued by the Ohio Supreme Court. The rules include new requirements for the local probate courts that administer guardianship, and the guardians appointed by the courts. (more…)


The 2015 State Summer Games were on June 26-28 at The Ohio State University, Columbus. Licking County Special Olympics (LCSO) was one of the 88 counties represented there with close to 3000 athletes participating. LCSO had 48 athletes registered to compete, with 45 that attended. (more…)