Welcome to Loop Ohio

Welcome to Loop Ohio, Ohio’s virtual Community of Practice! This online community is dedicated to facilitating statewide and local, cross system collaboration and learning, with a focus on promoting best practices in community development and inclusion for people with disabilities. Ohio is a national leader in these efforts, primarily because of the innovative work being done all across the state, throughout our local communities. Loop Ohio provides a platform for community members and professionals to share ideas and resources, solve problems, break down barriers, connect across distance, and engage in ongoing learning. Loop Ohio is multi-functional, enabling people to have live virtual conversations, share resources, post events, lead and participate in webinars, use discussion boards, have online chat time with subject matter experts and more.

Latest Conversations

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seeking DDSSI for my son
Started by Sherri Peterson with Shari Cooper
Updated April 20, 2019 at 6:56 AM
Social Security payee responsibility and HRC-approved rights restrictions
Started by Sam Minier
Updated April 18, 2019 at 3:31 PM
Returning to work with STRS
Started by Anonymous
Updated April 12, 2019 at 9:17 AM
Ohio General Assembly adds Caucus to focus on DD
Started by BOBBI BECK
Updated April 10, 2019 at 8:24 AM
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April 2019 Update for SW Ohio Provider Transformation Network
Started by Keith Banner with SW Ohio Provider Transformation Support Network
Updated April 9, 2019 at 4:27 PM

Upcoming Events

Behavior as Adaptions to Trauma Experiences
May 22, 2019 at 8:00 AM - May 22, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Implementing Quality Employment First Practices
May 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM - May 30, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Refining Skills When Supporting Individuals Who Have Experienced Trauma
June 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM - June 19, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Building Resiliency through Relationships in Community and Employment Settings
July 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM - July 17, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Relationship Boundaries in Community and Employment Settings: Sexuality and Those We Support
August 27, 2019 at 8:00 AM - August 27, 2019 at 4:00 PM