What is the Family Assistance Program?
A locally funded program that provides reimbursement to families with a child or adult who is developmentally disabled and living at home. The program covers services for respite care, family counseling, education/training, special diets, special equipment or home modifications.How to Apply?
If you would like to apply for family assistance, contact the Service & Support Administrator (SSA) at the Muskingum County Board of DD Community Services Office or Aimee Hina at 740-453-4829. You may also complete an application online at by opening on the links below and following the instructions provided on the County Board's website.
Your application will be reviewed and eligibility will be determined. You will be contacted with a confirmation of your allocation and family share percentage. When funding is needed, contact the Service & Support Admininstrator (SSA) at the County Board (740-453-4829) to access your funds. Remember, ALL purchases and/or services MUST be pre-approved.