The Arc of the United States: http://www.thearc.org/
Brain Injury Association of America: http://www.biausa.org/
Bridges to Transition: http://www.oacbdd.org/main/bridges-to-transition/
Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services (formerly HCFA): http://cms.hhs.gov/
Disability Housing Network: http://disabilityhousingnetwork.org/
Promote best practices in the development, management and sustainability of an array of housing options for persons with developmental disabilities.
National Down Syndrome Society: http://www.ndss.org/
Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati (DSAGC): www.dsagc.com
Nisonger Center: http://nisonger.osu.edu/
The Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence. OCALI serves as a statewide clearinghouse for information about autism spectrum disorders and low incidence disabilities; responds to individual requests for information; maintains a collection of resources for public distribution; and monitors information on resources, trends, policies, services, and current educational interventions.
Ohio Legislative Services Commission: http://www.lsc.state.oh.us/
Ohio Partners in Justice: http://ohiopartnersinjustice.org/
(PIJ) is a coalition of professionals from the criminal justice system and the developmental disabilities (DD) system, as well as mental health professionals and other advocates for persons with developmental disabilities.
Ohio Department of Aging: http://aging.ohio.gov/home/
Ohio Department of Education/Special Education: http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Special-Education
Ohio Department of Job & Family Services: http://jfs.ohio.gov/
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities: http://dodd.ohio.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council: http://ddc.ohio.gov/
Ohio Legal Rights Service: http://www.disabilityrightsohio.org/
Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission: http://www.rsc.ohio.gov/
Recognizing that adult siblings could greatly impact not only their sibling’s with developmental disabilities quality of life but the entire family’s life as well, Dr. Fish and a small group to volunteers set out to establish Ohio SIBS (Special Initiatives by Brothers & Sisters) an organization dedicated to serving the needs of adult siblings of people with developmental disabilities.
People First of Ohio: http://www.peoplefirstohio.org/
Prader-Willi Syndrome Association USA: http://www.pwsausa.org/
Professionals, Advocates, Resources. Supporting those who serve people with disabilities.
Project More: http://www.ohioprojectmore.org/
Medicaid Buy-In Program: http://jfs.ohio.gov/ohp/mbiwd.stm
Money Follows the Person: http://jfs.ohio.gov/OHP/infodata/MFPGrant/info.stm