The DDRB shares announcements, upcoming conferences and time sensitive information to help families remain connected with their community and have access to current best practices in the field of developmental disabilities.
The Developmental Disabilities Resource Board of St. Charles County is seeking a Case Manager to work for individuals with developmental disabilities living in St. Charles County. This position is responsible for managing a multifaceted caseload and function as a lead person in coordinating and assisting individuals/families in developing specialized services.
Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Special Education, Social Work, Nursing or a related field. A minimum of 2 years experience as a member of a multi-disciplinary team that supports individuals with developmental disabilities is required. Send resume, references and salary history to:
1025 Country Club Road
St. Charles, MO 63303
Deadline for consideration is April 15, 2017. All inquires are confidential. No phone calls please.
Join us on April 5, 2017 from 4:00-8:00 PM at the DDRB office as we celebrate 40 years of ensuring that individuals with developmental disabilities have quality opportunities and choices to be fully included in society. In addition to the celebration we will have a brief program at 6:00 PM.
All are welcome and we hope you can stop by to celebrate with us!
The next People First of St. Charles meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 6:00 pm-8:30 pm at the DDRB office. For questions or additional information contact the event coordinator, Sarah Miley.
March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. It’s a time for celebrating the achievements of people with developmental disabilities while raising awareness of the barriers that still exist. Visit our website and Facebook page throughout the month as we share stories and information about developmental disabilities.
The St. Charles County Direct Support Conference is scheduled for March 15 and 16, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at the St. Charles Community College, Social Science Building Auditorium. Please register for an inspirational day of learning and sharing. Hurry! Last Day to register is Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
The Governor’s Council on Disability has developed four short educational videos about Service Animals. These videos are intended to provide information and education to the public about the rights and responsibilities of service dog handlers. The videos are titled, Service Animals Defined and the Rights of Handlers; How to Obtain a Service Animal and Service Animal Fraud; The Rights of People Who Use Service Animals in Public Places and Housing; and Filing a Discrimination Complaint with the Missouri Commission on Human Rights.
The videos can be found at:
You are encouraged and invited to attend the 16th annual Disability Rights Legislative Day on March 15, 2017, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Missouri State Capitol. This year’s theme is, “We Choose Inclusion”.
The primary purpose sixteen years ago, and still today, is to bring Missourians with disabilities, family members and those who care about them to the Capitol, to hear from legislators and to talk to legislators about issues impacting our lives each and every day. Speakers a the rally will discuss issues that are especially important this legislative session, such as continuing to focus funding on community-based supports, reforming guardianship rules, and enhancing the MO HealthNet Buy-In for Workers with Disabilities.
We need your voice to help make this rally the largest ever!
Stay up to date on legislative issues affecting individuals with disabilities. Your weekly summary of bills is now available.
The St. Charles County Direct Support Conference is scheduled for March 15 and 16, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at the St. Charles Community College, Social Science Building Auditorium. Please register for an inspirational day of learning and sharing! Hurry! Early registration prices are good only through 02/14/17.