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Celebrate Inclusion
DD Awareness MonthDevelopmental Disabilities Awareness Month kicked off in Ohio with an advocacy day at the Statehouse on Tuesday, March 5.

The month of March signifies DD awareness month, and the Muskingum County Board of DD is focusing on celebrating inclusion in the community for those with developmental disabilities.  Ron Pyle, President of the People First Chapter in Muskingum County recently met with the County Commissioners to talk about the importance of people with disabilities speaking up for themselves and being good self-advocates.  He spoke about his part-time job with the County Board, as well as his volunteer work he’s been doing at Genesis Hospital for over 20 years.