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Superintendent Remarks About Wavier waiting list and privatization of Carroll Hills Industries.

I would like to discuss two issues: Wavier waiting list and privatization of Carroll Hills Industries. I assumed the role of Service and Support Administrator in November 2014. In this role, one of the most important duties is managing the Waiver waiting list. Read more...


Superintendent Remarks on 2016 DD Month and County Board Accreditation

Wow! It is hard to believe it is March and DD awareness month once again. This year's theme is "What is your story?" I know the main reason we received the maximum Accreditation of 3 years this year is due to staff effort. Read More...


CCBDD Faced with Conflict Free Case Management

The Carroll County Board of Developmental Disabilities is faced with resolving conflict free case management. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rules state Medicaid funding will only pay for conflict free case management. Read More...


2015 Annual Action Plan and Community Employment First

The CCBDD is currently working on their 2015 Annual Action Plan. The Annual Action plan will focus on improving efforts in self-advocacy, community employment, early intervention, and integration. Read More...


Remarks on Transportation

School bus drivers are required to have driving history record checks every two years, BCI&I and FBI background checks, physical exam, and drug and alcohol tests annually. Read More...

Ohio's Employment First Initiative

Department of Developmental Disabilities Director John Martin and Governor John Kasich met on March 19, 2012 in a press conference to announce Ohio's Employment First Initiative. Read More...

2014 Annual Action Plan and Community Employment First

The Employment First initiative is a change in philosophy. This means Carroll County Board of Developmental Disabilities will be spending more resources on finding people jobs in the community. Read More...

Project Stir Steps Toward Independence and Responsibility

In May Sean Shawler and Greg DeLong attended the Project STIR - Train the Trainer with Staff members Michele Rutledge and Rhonda Powals. Read More...

JOB EXPLORATION & TRAINING

The Job Exploration and Training program (JET) focuses on introducing individuals with developmental disabilities to a variety of jobs within our community by providing hands on experience performing skills required by employers Read More...

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

The Board is gearing up for Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. We have many events planned such as Family Bowling on March 4th and 11th, the Columbus Zoo animals will visit Carroll Hills School Read More...

Carroll Hills School Levy Up For Renewal by Supt. Matt Campbell

November 6, 2012 the Carroll County Board of Developmental Disabilities will ask the community to support renewing our Carroll Hills School levy. Read More...

IMPROVING OUR QUALITY by Supt. Matt Campbell

The Board continues to look at ways to improve quality. When we are talking about quality what does that really mean? Our leadership team has been attending Quality Support Services training through Mid-East Ohio Regional Council (MEORC). Read More...

March, Developmental Disabilities Month by Supt. Matt Campbell

Carroll County Commissioners proclaims March, 2012, as Developmental Disabilities Month. Read More...

LOOKING AT WAYS TO CONSERVE ENERGY AND REDUCE COSTS by Supt. Matt Campbell

When people talk about energy conservation and being responsible to the environment normally the words going green are used. Read More...

"Name Change Bill" Senate Bill 79 by Supt. Matt Campbell

How the Passage of the "Name Change Bill" Senate Bill 79 affects Carroll Hills Programs, Carroll County Board of Mental Retardation & Developmental Disabilities. Read More...

County Boards Shared Service Meeting by Supt. Matt Campbell

On September 26, 2011 CCBDD President Melissa Fletcher and Superintendent Matt Campbell were asked to meet with the Governor at the Statehouse with 15 other county DD agencies. Read More...

State Board of DD Accreditation by Supt. Matt Campbell

It is a requirement that all County Boards be reviewed by the Ohio Department of DD to ensure compliance with state and federal laws. The Carroll County Board was awarded a 4 year Accreditation in 2011. Read More...

CCBDD Hired School Director by Supt. Matt Campbell

The Carroll County Board of DD hired Linda "Alicia" Hall to replace Tammy Maney as Director of Educational Services. Read More...

CCBDD Strategic Plan 2009-2013 by Supt. Matt Campbell

Everyone is aware of the difficult economic times we are facing. The Strategic Plan for 2009 to 2013 was developed with the goal to improve services for individuals with developmental disabilities. Read More...

March Developmental Disabilities by Supt. Matt Campbell

The Board is gearing up for March Developmental Disabilities awareness month. We have many events planned to highlight Board services and accomplishments of those we serve. Read More...

Lay Off Notice by Supt. Matt Campbell

The Board received a certified letter on December 20, 2010 stating Day Program/Workshop services for up to 25 individuals would no longer be needed as of January 1, 2011. Read More...

Quality Support Services by Supt. Matt Campbell

I firmly believe the purchase of Quality Support Services (QSS) from Mid East Ohio Regional Conference was a great move by the Board. Management staff is half way through the 6 trainings for QSS. Read More...

Carroll Hills Budget by Supt. Matt Campbell

The Board was hit hard this year with state budget cuts and increased costs. State budget cuts in revenue to county board led to internal budget cuts in supplies, equipment, training, over time, and freezes on contract employees raises. Read More...

Thankful for Levy Passage

I am very thankful for the passage of our main operational levy.  The vote was so close and only passed by 278 votes.  I believe this was due to the large voter turnout and the tough economic times everyone is facing. Read More...

Open House
The Carroll County Board of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities and Carroll Hills Industries cordially invites you to our open house on July 8th 2008 from 11 AM to 7 PM. Read More...
Doors Open for Opportunity at Carroll Hills
by Matt Campbell
We are very excited about the completion of the addition to the Administration Building at 1182 Roswell Road NW, Carrollton. Read More...
CARROLL HILLS 2008 GRADUATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY
The annual commencement and awards assembly for Carroll Hills School and Preschool will be held in the school gymnasium on Thursday, May 29th, at 1:00 p.m. Read More...
March is MR/DD Month by Matt Campbell
March is MRDD Awareness Month.  The theme is “Success - When doors open we succeed”.  I believe Carroll County has done a great job opening doors so individuals with disabilities can succeed. Read More...
Levy update
CCBMR/DD replacement levy will not be on the ballot until the general election in November 2008. The information under Levy News, by Matt Campbell has been updated. Read More...
Newsletter Article Levy News by Matt Campbell
Carroll County Board of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities will be seeking voters' approval of an operational levy in March 2008. Read More...
Carroll Hills School and Lowes
On January 10th, the students of Carroll Hills School participated in a woodworking clinic called “Build and Grow” sponsored by LOWES..Read More...