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Latest News from Disability Rights Ohio
November 26, 2013
Our November newsletter is now up!
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November 11, 2013
Disability Rights Ohio and Autism Speaks filed a motion to join the case of R.Y. v. Ohio Department of Health as “amici curiae.” The case was filed on behalf of a child with autism who was denied applied behavior analysis (ABA) services from Medicaid Ohio’s Part C program, Help Me Grow.
November 8, 2013
A recent report by USA Today revealed the potential for theft from residents of nursing facilities. The article highlights eight cases where nursing facility employees stole tens of thousands of dollars from resident accounts, and discusses some changes that could help prevent theft in the future. Legislators have already started thinking about how they can make some of these changes, according to a follow-up story by USA Today.
Free conference to explain tablet technology options for adults with disabilities
September 25, 2013
Tablet Tech • Wed., October 23 • Hyatt Regency, Columbus
Farms offer work, training for individuals with disabilities
July 22, 2013
Nonprofit organizations and county boards of developmental disability throughout Ohio are...
Tuesday, July 9 is Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Day
July 9, 2013
Ohio Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Deborah Ashenhurst, would like you to know that the Ohio...