About Us

The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) is committed to improving the quality of life for Ohioans with developmental disabilities and their families.

Offering support across the lifespan of people with developmental disabilities, the department oversees a statewide system of supportive services that focus on assuring health and safety, supporting access to community participation, and increasing opportunities for meaningful employment.

Incorporating a broad range of initiatives including Employment First, Ohio’s Family Community of Practice, and trauma-informed care, the department strives toward the shared vision of partners and stakeholders including people with developmental disabilities and their families to experience lifestyles that provide opportunities for personal security, physical and emotional well-being, community participation, productivity, and equal rights.


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Online Application Help
E-mail: ITSCallCenter 
or call 1-800-617-6733 Option 4.

Medicaid Operations Support 
Contact DODD staff for specific applications from the list below:
MSS Support

IDS Support
Self Waiver
PTS Support
Waiver Capacity
WMS 2 Support 

​DODD Contacts
Table of Organization
State of Ohio Phone Search

MUI Contacts
For more visit the Health and Welfare section