Willoughby Advocacy Committee in conjunction with the Willoughby Branch Managers will host their annual Chili Cook off. Proceeds from the chili lunches sold will go to a charity selected by the advocacy committee.
For Families of Students ages 14-21 who are enrolled in or eligible for services through the
Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities/Deepwood, please join us:
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
8090 Broadmoor Road
Mentor, Ohio 44060
The Broadmoor Bobcats will challenge the area coaches on March 26 at Mentor High School. Doors open at 6:30. Tip off at 7:00. Come join the fun with cheerleaders, mascots, drum corps and much more.
Proceeds benefit the Adaptive Physical Education Program at Broadmoor and Breast Cancer Awareness.
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.
Each program area has scheduled an event to Celebrate DD Awareness Month.
Not all programs are open to the public due operational needs. Please contact program area in advance if you are interested in attending.
The Strides of March 3/25, Broadmoor Bobcats vs. Area Coaches 3/26, Stable Account Information Night 3/28 and Deepwood Idol 4/7 are all open to the public. See calendar or check Facebook for more details.
Learn about Stable Accounts with Nick Hancart from the State Treasurer's office on March 28, 2018, 6pm at VGC on the LCBDD/Deepwood Campus, 8121 Deepwood Blvd. Mentor, Ohio 44060
No registration necessary. Call Samantha LaSalvia with any questions at 440-350-5123
For a copy of the Stable Account Brochure go to our Resources page at https://www.lakebdd.org/medicaid-other-resources
Deepwood Idol 2018 will start with LIVE auditions in March.
Please review this packet for rules and details.
All individuals who are determined board eligible can participate in Deepwood Idol. Practice your act, sign up for an audition time at Broadmoor or the Administration Building March 2 or 14. See packet for details.
Deepwood Idol will be April 7th, 2-4 pm at the Great Lakes Mall in Mentor.
To raise funds for this upcoming year, the recreation
department is again holding our Ticket Raffle. Only
300 tickets will be sold @ $20.00 each. We need the
help of our committed supporters to get the word out to
as many people as possible to have the biggest impact.
The winner of the grand prize ticket will receive
$1500.00 cash. Second Place Prize is $500.00. The
Grand Prize Drawing will be pulled @ Hooley House
Thursday 12-14-17 (you do not need to be present to win
the Grand Prize Drawing)
Children with special needs and their families are invited to attend a private photo session where extra care is taken to support the sensory, physical and other developmental need of children.
Sunday, December 3, 2017 8:30-10:30 am
Please RSVP by December 1st at shopgreatlakesmall.com
To Parents and Guardians of individuals receiving services through the Lake County Board of
As we approach the end of the year, it is time for all of the program areas at the Lake County Board of
DD/Deepwood to begin to prepare for the development of annual goals for the upcoming year. The
Agency would like to obtain your input on the services that it provides both directly and indirectly. The
input that we obtain will assist us in developing goals and objectives for all of the departments. The DD
system is in a state of change and we need to ensure that we are planning for those changes while
meeting the needs of the individuals we serve in Lake County.
The meeting will be held at Broadmoor School/Broadening Abilities at 8090 Broadmoor Road in
Mentor on November 13th at 6:00pm. We hope that you will be able to attend the meeting and provide
us with your input. It is important that as we develop this plans we know what is important to you and
to all eligible individuals in Lake County.
If you have any questions, please contact Ann Mahler, Director of Community Outreach at 440-350-5122
We hope to see you on the 13th!
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Lake County has provided employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities for over 60 years. We continue to offer a variety of employment opportunities for students and adults throughout the county. For more information about how we provide community based employment opportunities for students through Broadmoor LEEP program contact Mary Elshaw at 440-602-1000. or for Adults through Community Employment Opportunities contact Bob Fratino at 440-918-1050.
Notice of Public Meeting on November 7, 2017 from 4 to 5 pm.
The Lake County Board of DD—Broadmoor School, has been selected by the Ohio Department of Education, Office for Exceptional Children (OEC), for a review of its special education programs and services. OEC will be in the district on November 7th and 8th, 2017 to complete this review.
Individuals enrolled in an HCBS waiver administered by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities received an initial notification in October from the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) informing them of the opportunity to voluntarily enroll in managed care beginning January 2017.
Although CES is not directly affected, July 11th is very significant day for the Adult Services program. Due to the mandate from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) waiver services cannot be administered in a facility that is adjacent to an institution.
WIOA is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy.
The year 2015 brought forth many changes for the ICF and Respite Programs. As we move towards the end of 2015, we are all looking forward to enjoying the Holidays! (See dates of parties listed in the ICF PDF document below)
We are busy planning many spectacular events to commemorate Willoughby's March DD Awareness activities. A few changes have been made so please note these on your calendar. Willoughby Idol Tryouts were changed from 2/19 to Monday, 2/22.