Reflections is the HCDDS monthly newsletter for our stakeholders, including families and people with DD, employees, elected officials, providers, and others. This page features Reflections issues from the past year. 

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Sep 28, 2020
The September issue includes an introduction to our new superintendent, Leia Snyder, a remembrance for our budget director, updates on accessible voting, tips for self-care and more. Read it here.
a woman uses ASL. She is standing next to a colorful painting
Aug 26, 2020
The August issue features a story about an advocacy award, pictures from the Rost gym dedication, accessibility information from the Cincinnati Art Museum, Election Day reminders and more. Click here to read it
Three people stand outside with colorful signs celebrating the ADA
Jul 29, 2020
The July issue features a recap of our Disability Pride celebrations, an update on school reopening procedures, information about voting rights and the upcoming election. Click here to read.
Two women smile and pose for a picture
Jun 30, 2020
The June issue features an update on our COVID response, we share our plans for the ADA 30 celebration, reflect on the career of Lynne Calloway and celebrate an employment success. Read the newsletter here.
May 29, 2020
The May issue celebrates the Class of 2020, honors the life and legacy of Mike Fairbanks and shares an inspiring story from one of our own, Camilla Gilbert. Click here to read it.
May 1, 2020
The April issue features updates on our response to COVID-19, as well as success stories for how HCDDS and providers are adapting their services. Read the newsletter here.
Apr 23, 2020
The March issue features DD Awareness Month stories, an update on our Superintendent search, resources related to COVID-19, and information about the U.S. 2020 census. Click here to read it.
Feb 27, 2020
This issue includes a tribute to Marvin Moss, information on the Communication Disability Law, voting information and more! Click here to read this latest edition.
Jan 28, 2020
The January issue includes the HCDDS 2020 Annual Plan, information about the U.S. Census, surveys from community partners and more. Click here to read it.
Dec 28, 2019
Our December issue features a reflection on accomplishments in 2019 from our Superintendent, a Services Spotlight feature on employment navigation and more. Click here to read.
Nov 24, 2019
The November issue features a success story about a first-time voter, media coverage of a local job fair, photos from the Blacksmith Awards and more. Click here to read.
Oct 29, 2019
This extra edition includes a note from Superintendent Alice Pavey, family learning opportunities, Children’s Hospital research studies and more. Click here to read.