Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities

May 15, 2024
An image that features the number 3 to celebrate the 3-year accreditation.

Licking County Board of DD receives three-year state accreditation

LCBDD has earned the longest accreditation period that a Board can receive!
May 13, 2024
Mac Croom poses for a photo in front of his computer at State Industrial Products.

‘This is where he knows he is supposed to be’

Mac Croom has found success as a member of the State Industrial team.
May 8, 2024
The Momentum Refresh vehicle, parked at the Canal Market. It features a wheelchair lift.

LCBDD brings Momentum Refresh to Licking County this summer!

Accessible restroom vehicle includes universal changing table.
May 1, 2024
Aurelius cleans physical therapy equipment at Licking Memorial Hospital.

Looking forward to graduation

LMHS Project SEARCH interns have a lot to celebrate!
April 29, 2024
Partners posing together at the first session of DSP-U at Newark High School. They are (from left to right) Hannah Rebb, Provider Workforce Support Specialist at the Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Lori Mye, Workforce Development Coordinator at Newark High School, Jamye Griffin, Adult Day Services, NMT and Creative Housing Director for Center for Disability Services (CDS), Amanda Amyx, Marketing and Supported Living Director for CDS, Regan Eveland, Chief Executive Officer of CDS, Leslie Amyx, Chief Financial Officer of CDS, Kevin Metz, Director of Education for the Ohio Alliance of Direct Support Professionals (OADSP) and Becky Watson, Director of Engagement for OADSP.

DSP-U arrives in Licking County

LCBDD partners with OADSP and CDS to bring DSP-U to Newark High School.
February 16, 2024
Harvey Fenner swimming in a pool with his father Scott.

Gaining water safety skills

Y partnership offers free adaptive Safety Around Water classes to LCBDD families.
January 29, 2024
Zachary Rowan plays with a ball on the floor of his living room.

Meet Zachary!

With support from his family, medical team and Early Intervention, Zachary Rowan is playing and exploring.
January 25, 2024
John Priest smiles as he washes dishes at Denison University.

Celebrating 35 years!

John Priest has worked at Denison for 35 years!
January 25, 2024
A screenshot of William and his mom, on a Zoom call with Occupational Therapist Karlie Fleak.

William’s journey

The option to access virtual Early Intervention services has made a difference for William Matson!