Community Resources

CASE MANAGEMENT/PEER SUPPORT

  • Helps with SSA & Medicare issues, Welfare benefit issues, Employment issues, CMHA issues, Court/Probation issues and many other issues.
  • Teaches and/or empowers consumers how to resolve problems, advocate for their needs, overcome communication barriers and access community resources.

ADVOCACY/ADA TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

  • Helps consumers understand and fight for their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other civil right laws.
  • Provides direct and indirect advocacy services.
  • Assists businesses, organizations, community services providers, government offices and others find the best way to meet their ADA responsibilities.

DEAF EQUIPMENT MODIFICATION PROGRAM

  • Assists Deaf and hard of hearing individuals receiving low to moderate incomes receive free equipment to make their homes accessible.
  • Refers consumers located outside of Columbus to other organizations that can help their needs.

Walk In hours are on Tuesdays 9 am until 12 pm, Thursdays from 1 pm until 4 pm or by appointment. To schedule, please email us at communityresources@dsc.org or call us.

DEMP

With the grants made available through H.U.D., the City of Columbus has contracted with DSC to be able to provide equipment to individuals who meet the established criteria. Through DEMP, qualifying people can receive home modification equipment such as TTY’s amplified phones and signalers.

If you are interested in receiving an application, email resources@dsc.org or contact us.

Qualifications

For more information about DEMP, you can contact T.J. Veppert at tjveppert@dsc.org.

Tamera

Community Resources

Tamera (TJ) Veppert

Walk-ins on Tuesday will remain the same 9 AM to noon – Thank you!

  • Deaf Services Center
  • 5830 North High Street
  • Worthington, Ohio 43085

CLICK HERE TO REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT

Contact Us

DSC
5830 N High St.
Worthington, OH 43085
614-841-1991 614-515-6065 VP ASL Interpreting Requests: interpreting@dsc.org Spoken Language Requests: spokenlanguages@dsc.org