Community Employment Resource Map
A variety of employment opportunities exist in Wyandot County for individuals with developmental disabilities. Some of these include: manufacturing, food service, hospitality, maintenance, retail, government agencies, healthcare, and with the local school system.
The Wyandot County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Wyandot DD) utilizes practices and concepts of Employment First and partner with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, Ohio Means Jobs, and the local Chambers of Commerce.
One individual has recently been hired by the city working in the refuse department where he has found significant natural supports and befriended many of his coworkers.
Wyandot County is small and tight knit, which has contributed to their community employment success. Wyandot DD is able to network and build awareness in the community and they have found support for community employment.