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REM Ohio
1225 Woodlawn Ave., Suite 104
Cambridge, OH 43725
(740) 432-3371

For adults who want to earn money while participating more fully in community life, our Work Skill Development programs offer paid work opportunities that teach valuable workplace skills. Depending on each individual's interests and personal goals, opportunities may include:

  • Housekeeping - Adults learn to master housekeeping/janitorial skills such as window cleaning and upholstery care.
  • Lawn Maintenance - Supervised work crews learn skills such as weeding, mulching and planting flowers for homes and businesses in the community.
  • Woodworking - Individuals learn to design and build quality woodworking products for sale such as picnic tables and swings.
  • Office/Clerical - Adults learn to help them succeed in an office environment, such as computers and filing.
  • Light Assembly and Packaging - With on-site job coach support, adults build light industrial skills while learning skills such as safety and teamwork.
  • Entrepreneurship - Individuals develop small business skills through projects such as eBay stores and producing handmade crafts for sale.

1517 Chestnut Street
Coshocton, OH 43812

RHDD (Residential Home for the Developmentally Disabled) provides supportive services enabling people to live comfortable, fulfilling lives at home. Both private housing and group homes are included in our services to clients with developmental disabilities.

RHDD is approved to access Federal Medicaid dollars under the OBRA Waiver and certified for the Individual Options Waiver, allowing people with disabilities to live in the setting of their choice. Our staff provides up to 24-hour assistance to encourage clients to achieve the highest quality of life possible.

RHDD will further reduce the demands of community living by accepting payee-ship for clients. This enables RHDD too pay bills and budget for clients. As payee, staff will encourage clients to participate in managing their money to the best of their capabilities.

Our clients may receive transportation for grocery shopping, attending recreational activities, and running personal errands. The RHDD fleet includes double wheelchair accessible vans and five passenger cars. Clients are also encouraged to access their own transportation throughout the community to increase their mobility and independence.

TEAM Consulting
75244 Wintergreen Road
Lore City, OH 43755
(740) 489-5395

TEAM Consulting is a vendor for the Ohio Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Bureau of Workers Compensation, Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services and as private consultants. Our referrals of consumers come directly from them.

The population we serve ranges from high school students to adults with various disabilities. We have served individuals with physical disabilities, however, the majority of individuals we work with are developmentally disabled, mentally ill, or are learning disabled. Our time with each consumer varies depending on the services provided. We provide vocational services such Work Adjustment, Job Development, Job Coaching, Assessments, Job Shadowing and Follow-up/Support services based on the counselor's request.

The average case is active until they are successfully assessed, placed in employment and are given follow-up and support services for ninety (90) days after job placement. Some consumers are not provided the entire menu of services we offer as the services are based on need and their desires.