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Flat Rock Homes, Care Center, and Community Services Announces CEO Change

May 19, 2016

– Press Release The Flat Rock Homes board of directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Karen Kilgo as President/Chief Executive Officer of Flat Rock Homes, Care Center and Community Services effective June 1, 2016. Kilgo brings to Flat Rock 23 years of executive management experience, including 17 years working in mission-driven non-profit agencies…

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2016 Summer Activities Preview

May 11, 2016

As the school year comes to a close, students and teachers are eagerly looking forward to summer. This summer, the Flat Rock Care Center school-aged residents will participate in a Summer Activities Program. Each year, Karen Henry, Director of Quality Assurance & Training Q.I.D.P, coordinates the summer program for our individuals. Henry is sticking with a healthy…

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Flat Rock Receives Perfect Medicaid Rating!

May 6, 2016

In April, Flat Rock Homes earned a perfect rating from the Ohio Department of Health and  Medicaid in the area of our annual Program and Life Safety Surveys. These reviews  carefully analyze our program planning, active treatment, behavioral components, health care and resident satisfaction as well as physical facilities and surroundings.  These high marks were also…

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2016 Race at the Rock a Tremendous Success!

May 4, 2016

The sun rose on a foggy spring morning April 30, 2016. As the rays began to spread across the campus at Flat Rock Homes, the temperature and the anticipation began to rise for the 2016 Race at the Rock. More than 300 runners and walkers from across Ohio made their way to the Flat Rock…

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Act Now! Stand with Individuals with Intellectual & Development Disabilities Whose Interests and Welfare are Jeopardized by DRO’s Unrepresentative Lawsuit

April 14, 2016

Dear Friends, I come to you asking once again for your help and immediate action. Disability Advocacy Alliance (DAA), disabled individuals, and their families are sending letters to Governor Kasich and Attorney General Mike DeWine requesting separate and independent legal representation to defend Ohioans with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) against a DRO lawsuit harmful…

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Please Stand With Us! Demand U.S. Congress Uphold Residential Choice

March 16, 2016

Dear Friends of Flat Rock Homes, I am writing to you on behalf of the parents/families of those served by Flat Rock. Protections and Advocacy Agencies (P& A) and the U.S. Departments of Justice (DOJ) file mass actions with the purpose of closing Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICFs/IID) in pursuit of an…

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Join Us! March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March 3, 2016

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. We set aside this month to increase awareness about individuals with disabilities and focus on removing the stigma that so often surrounds the phrase “developmental disability”. We celebrate the successes and stories of persons with disabilities. Established in 1987 by President Ronald Reagan, Developmental Disabilities Month is designated as…

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Register Now! 2016 Race at the Rock

March 2, 2016

Register now for the 2016 Race at the Rock! Save time by completing the online registration now and receive our early bird rate! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW! The 11th Annual Race at the Rock will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2016. After a record-breaking year in 2015, we are set to chart a new…

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Valentine’s Day at Flat Rock

March 2, 2016

Love was in the air over Valentine’s Day weekend at Flat Rock. The weekend started out with each Care Center house gathered together on Friday evening to have fun making Valentine’s crafts for the special day. On Monday, all of the individuals gathered together in the gym to celebrate friendship, Valentine’s Day and play games.…

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Sponsorship Opportunity! Home Blood Pressure Monitors Needed for Community Homes

March 2, 2016

We are in need of 15 at-home, automatic blood pressure monitors for our residents in our community homes. Many of our individuals in our community homes take medications which require staff to monitor their blood pressure at times. Automatic, at-home blood pressure monitors cost approximately $75 each. We are in need one at-home blood pressure…

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