Regional RAAC Task Force Teams consist of representatives across the Southwest Ohio region from a variety of systems.

  • Contact raac@cchmc.org to receive details to join any of these Task Forces
  • Visit the Events Calendar to find the next one!

 

Early Intervention Task Force
    • Ensuring access to Early Intervention Services
    • Collaborating on the impact of the opioid epidemic on the early childhood community
    • Meets on even months on the fourth Monday from 12pm-1:30pm

 

Transition Age Task Force
    • Sharing resources across school, developmental disabilities, and community systems
    • Distribution of an adapted booklet for transition and adult age individuals with autism with relevant Ohio resources
    • Meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:30am-noon

 

Adult Services Task Force
    • Considers the resources and needs of adults with disabilities who are beyond transition from high school
    • Subgroup focused on Enhancing Inpatient Mental Health Supports for Individuals with Autism
      • Offer training to behavioral health staff and related personnel
      • Monthly meetings with University of Cincinnati Health
    • Developing Resources and Education targeting older adults with developmental disabilities to help grow capacity to serve this population and enhance resources available
    • Meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 9am-10:30am

 

Safety Committee (covers the lifespan)
    • Creating a hub of community resources focused on proactive safety efforts for people with developmental disabilities
    • Addressing gap areas where safety efforts can be enhanced
    • Meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 10:00am-11:30am

 

EBB & FLOW: Partners in Progressive Change (Empowered Black and Brown Families with disabilities Looking Outward and Within)
    • A regional response to consider how disability organizations can best address racial inequities in access to care
    • Intentional efforts are made to strike a balance between identifying internal bias and systemic racial awareness in each discussion
    • Action is encouraged as follow up to the hard conversations addressed in this brave space
    • Meets on the first Monday of the month from 11am-12:30pm and third Monday of the month from 6:30pm-7:30pm