The Fayette County Provider Fair was held on Thursday, Oct. 22 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Fayette Progressive Industries, 1330 Robinson Road in Washington C.H. The provider fair showcased services available for adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families, and was sponsored by the Fayette County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
Services featured included employment opportunities, residential options, habilitation, volunteering, day care, recreation and many other services that will bring quality to life.
Many exhibitors were available throughout the evening to answer questions and present options for available services. Thank you to the following exhibitors for not only attending the Provider Fair, but also for door prize donations. Many door prizes were presented to the people attending the Provider Fair throughout the evening. Those agencies represented are as follows:
– Columbus Mobility
– I.H.S. Services
– Fayette County Memorial Hospital (will provide blood pressure and glucose screenings)
– Community Action / Self-Help Housing
– Creative Housing/Creative Renovations
– Fayette County Health Department
– Goodwill Industries
– MC Mobility Systems
– Fayette County Help Me Grow
– Inclusion Health Services
– Fayette Progressive Industries
– Southern Ohio Council of Government
– Recreation Unlimited
– Frontier Community Services
– Signature Healthcare of Fayette County
– Person Centered Services
The evening culminated with the presentation of the art contest winners with three winners selected. The first place prize went to Judah C., winner of a $100 Visa Gift Card, second place – Eddie H. ($50 Visa Gift Card) and Rosie C., third place winning a $25 Visa gift card. All in attendance had the opportunity to vote for their favorite piece with many talented paintings and drawings on display.
For more information about the services and programs offered at Fayette County Board of DD, call 740-335-7453, visit the website at www.fayettedd.com and like us on facebook – facebook.com/fayettecountydd.
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