Resources – Local contacts

When you have a child with disabilities, you will need to arm your self with knowledge.  This page provides the resources you can use to get more information.

Ohio Coalition for Education of Children with Disabilities (OCECD)

OCECD provides parent training and advocacy for educational issues.

Ohio University Family Navigator Program

They will help local families get needed resources including diagnostic services.

Hopewell Health Center

Formerly Tri-County Mental Health and Counseling, Inc. and Family Healthcare, Inc. Provides Behavioral healthcare, Early childhood program (administers Athens County Help me Grow program), Primary care and Dentistry.

Local County Board of Delelopmental Disabilities

Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities

801 West Union Street
Athens, Ohio 45701

Meigs County Board of Developmental Disabilities

1310 Carleton Street
PO Box 307
Syracuse, OH  45779
FAX: 740-992-6438

 Vinton County Board of Developmental Disabilities

31835 St. Rt. 93
McArthur, Ohio 45651