Spotlight on Direct Support Professionals

DODD often spotlights Ohio’s direct support professionals, and is working with stakeholders and partners in the statewide DD community to improve the rate at which DSPs are paid (see budget article, this issue). In keeping up with developments, Pipeline attended the second annual Direct Support Professional (DSP) Summit, hosted yesterday by the Ohio Alliance of […]

Spotlight on Direct Support Professionals

Last week, Ohio celebrated National Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) Recognition Week, spotlighting DSPs’ commitment to supporting people with developmental disabilities.  A statewide celebration and recognition event, sponsored by the Ohio Alliance of Direct Support Professionals (OADSP) in partnership with service providers, included opening remarks by DODD Director John Martin, who shared some observations on how […]

Celebrating Direct Support Professionals

National Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Week Begins September 7 Each year, during National Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) Recognition Week, Ohio stands tall with a major DSP recognition event.  Hosted at the Xenos conference center in Columbus on September 10, this year’s event will spotlight Ohio DSPs’ commitment to supporting people with developmental disabilities, and will […]