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Working in partnership with individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, providing opportunities utilizing public and private supports, to live, learn, work, and play in the community

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Free Special Needs Event at Serenity Acres

Attention Local Business/Agency/Provider


Attention Local Business/Agency/Provider


The Muskingum County Board of Developmental Disabilities will be hosting a "Provider Fair" on June 22, 2016 in the Campus Center building, located at Zane…

Provider Fair


Provider Fair

Hosted by
The Muskingum County Board of Developmental Disabilities
(Starlight Programs)


The Provider Fair will give individuals with developmental disabilities and families an opportunity to learn about the wide…

ImagiNetwork Kick-Off



MEORC - Presents
Regional Provider Reception

  • Discover new opportunities…

    Family and Community Meeting

    Family and Comunity Meeting
    March 9th at 6 P.M.


    We will be discussing the changes occurring in the future with  Starlight Adult Services Programs including adult day,  employment, and transportations services.  


    Fairfield County DD Free Movie Night

    Meet David DeSanctis, actor and star of the movie Where Hope Grows.


    March 24th at 7:15 PM Ohio University - Lancaster

    David will address the audience before the showing of his acclaimed film.…

    Disaster & Preparedness

    Training For People with Disabilities & their Caregivers


    This training will provide insight into local hazards and how people…

    Adult Services Redesign Update #2

    As indicated in the last update, it is our commitment to keep everyone informed as to the latest developments or hot issues on our journey to privatization of the County Board’s…

    Adult Services Redesign Update

    I have discussed in other forums, the changes our program will be experiencing in the next few years. While many of the details of those changes are not quite clear at…

    Starlight School Breakfast & Lunch Program

    The Muskingum County Board of Developmental Disabilities is pleased to inform you that Starlight School will again be participating in the National School Breakfast and Lunch Program called Community Eligibility Provision…

    Disability Awareness Supplement

    Download the supplement here!

    National Parks Passes for People with DD


    With many of us thinkng about warmer days and sunny vacations here is something to keep in mind for your outings this year.


    People First comes to Muskingum County



    The Muskingum County Board of Developmental Disabilities now has the 75th chapter of People First across the state.

    People First is a group of people who aim to…

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     To keep up with the daily happenings at Starlight Programs and to find lots of…

    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness and Prevention Month

    DODD works closely with agency partners in the Office of Health Transformation (OHT) in support of Ohio's FASD initiatives to promote a clear message of prevention, enhance early detection and referral…

    FERPA Data Release Notice

    A U.S. District Court has ordered that 2013-2014 school year records from the Ohio Department of Education's Educational Management Information System be turned over to Disability Rights Ohio as part of…

    Transporting Medications on Starlight Buses

    In our continuing efforts to promote the health and safety of our enrollees, new procedures for transporting medications on program vehicles will be implemented on November 1, 2013.

    All parents, guardians, and…

    Back to School

    While we are still in the midst of the dog days of summer, the start of the new school year is rapidly approaching.  Each year about this time we start receiving…