Established in 1991 as a Community Center for the Deaf under the Rehabilitation Services Commission (RSC) of Ohio, now Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), DSC’s mission has been to empower those faced with language barriers by promoting access to communication. Our resources help those who have communication barriers to fully access the English language in communicating with others. Headquartered in central Ohio, with satellite offices serving the northwest and southeast areas of the state, DSC is the largest provider of services for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deafblind in Ohio. A 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, DSC works hard to empower the communities we serve.
Services in the Columbus location include interpreting services, employment services, advocacy, case management, iCC Deafblind equipment distribution, early intervention, ASL classes, youth services and many more. To reach out to us in the Columbus region please contact the following:
For all Columbus interpreting needs please email all interpreting requests to email@example.com. If your interpreting needs is urgent please call 614-678-1701. For interpreting needs after hours please call our Dispatch at 614-323-1754.
For Columbus Community Services related to iCC, early intervention or case management, please contact TJ Veppert at firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-515-6074 VP
For Columbus Employment Services, please contact Hillary Allen at email@example.com
For general information regarding the Columbus office or for information about ASL classes, please contact Cindi Nash, Executive Assistant to the CEO at firstname.lastname@example.org
We strive to provide the highest quality of services in order to empower the community and strengthen partnerships and participation.
DSC relies on donations from our loyal supporters to continue our mission to empower the Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing and DeafBlind and to promote access to communication, services and events in the community. Your gift, in any amount, will have a tremendous impact. Thank you for your support!