The Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities exists to connect individuals and families with the services they need for health, safety, education and a high quality of life.


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Service and Support Administrators Your #1 Resource

Stark DD Service and Support Administrators partner with individuals and families to:

  • Conduct needs assessments
  • Identify and acquire services and support
  • Safeguard the rights and interests of individuals
  • Monitor and ensure each individual’s service plan
  • Provide crisis intervention assistance 24/7


Calendar of Events

Med Cert 3: Insulin Injection & Metabolic Glycemic Disorder Injections

Med Cert 3: Insulin Injection & Metabolic Glycemic Disorder Injections

Dec 18, 2020 8:00am - 12:30pm

Course Date & Time:  Course to be presented over 4 hours – 8:00 am – 12:30 pm Instructor(s) :  Cynthia Swanson, RN Course Description: This course...

Med Cert 2: Adm of Food & Medications via G/J Tube

Med Cert 2: Adm of Food & Medications via G/J Tube

Dec 17, 2020 8:00am - 12:30pm

Course Title:                        DODD Administration of Food and Prescribed Medication Per  Stable Labeled  Gastrostomy Tube...

SCBDD Board Meeting

SCBDD Board Meeting

Dec 15, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Board Meetings will be held in the Ernest Cohen Room at Whipple-Dale Center the 4th Tuesday of the month, with the following exceptions. The December meeting...


Report Incidents to "The MUI Hotline”

Report an incident: Call: 330-477-4477 Download Incident form
Report an incident: Fax #: 330-477-0016
Download MUI handbook

The purpose of the MUI system is to identify the causal factors leading to the incident and develop prevention plans to reduce the likelihood of a recurrence and improve quality of life.

A MUI (Major Unusual Incident) is an alleged, suspected or actual occurrence of an incident when:

  1. there is reason to believe the health or safety of an individual with developmental disabilities may be adversely affected, or may be placed at a reasonable risk of harm;
  2. if such individual is receiving services through the Developmental Disabilities service delivery system or will be receiving services as the result of the incident.