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Latest News from Disability Rights Ohio
April 9, 2014
After losing at the state administrative level, Kimberly Forbes filed for court review of the decision regarding the level of services on her daughter’s Medicaid home and community services waiver. Rather than addressing the issues in the case, Medicaid’s lawyer, an assistant attorney general, asked the court to dismiss the appeal because the guardian was engaged in the unauthorized practice of law by bringing the case.
March 24, 2014
Find out the latest information on disability news in the state: DRO jointly files friend of the court brief in support of a combat veteran, Bills to Watch, Brain Injury Awareness Month, updated information on the Rose-Mary Center investigation and more!
March 20, 2014
Are you experiencing a denial or delay of vocational rehabilitation (VR) services (example: being told to wait for services, being told to take a break from a work placement, or similar situations)? Have you been told that this is due to a funding restriction or other problem? If so, please contact Disability Rights Ohio, we would like to hear your story.
Special Enrollment Periods in the Marketplace
March 26, 2014
The deadline for open enrollment is March 31st. As the Administration said previously, those...
OOD announces public forums to receive input for 2015 Vocational Rehabilitation State Plan
March 24, 2014
Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) wants your input on the 2015 Vocational...
South Carolina Protection and Advocacy affects change through investigations and report
March 11, 2014
One year ago South Carolina’s Protection and Advocacy system released a report citing the state’...