What Door Can We Open for You? 

Inspiring the life journeys of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout central Ohio.

Our Services

We offer a wide range of innovative programs and services designed to help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities find their passion, purpose, voice, and value.

Residential Services

Whether you’re looking for comprehensive facility-based care, or just a few hours of in-home support, we offer individualized care in a variety of residential settings.

Adult Day Services

Our community-based programs provide every individual the opportunity to learn, grow, pursue their passions, and achieve their own unique goals.

Service Eligibility & Admission Process

Learn more about who is eligible for our programs and services and the process for  new admissions.

About Us

Our mission, vision, and core values.

Our Mission

Inspiring Life Journeys

Every person has dreams and aspirations, and unique strengths and talents that they bring to the table.

Our goal is to provide individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities with the support they need so they can lead their own inspiring life journey; whatever that means for them.

Our Vision

Cultivating Valued Roles for All People

We believe that everyone deserves to feel valued for who they are, what they do, and the relationships they have.

We work every day to advocate alongside the individuals with disabilities that we support for their right to be recognized for the important contributions they make to our community.

Our core values

The Principles that Guide Us

We are a progressive organization that believes in integrity, transparency, equality, and kindness.

These values are at the heart of everything we do and inform all of the decisions we make.

You Can Help
Open Doors for Others

Donate

When you give to Open Door, you can be sure that every dollar of your donation will have a direct impact in the lives of the individuals we support.

Join Our Team

Get a career that gives you more than just a paycheck! Join our team and experience the satisfaction that comes from having inspired someone else’s life journey.

Volunteer

We are looking for great people, just like you, who are willing to share their time and their talents to inspire the life journeys of the individuals we support! 

Join Our Board

If you connect with our mission and are looking to give back to your community in a big way, consider serving on our Board of Directors.

Donate

When you give to Open Door, you can be sure that every dollar of your donation will have a direct impact in the lives of the individuals we support.

Volunteer

We are looking for great people, just like you, who are willing to share their time and their talents to inspire the life journeys of the individuals we support! 

Join Our Team

Get a career that gives you more than just a paycheck! Join our team and experience the satisfaction that comes from having inspired someone else’s life journey.

Join Our Board

If you connect with our mission and are looking to give back to your community in a big way, consider serving on our Board of Directors.

A Provider You Can Count On

Here’s what sets us apart.

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Experienced

We have built a leadership team with decades of experience in nonprofit management and business development; specializing in healthcare and support services for individuals with disabilities.

Professional Training

We believe that knowledgeable employees are crucial to delivering the best services possible. That is why all of our employees are provided with ongoing, high-quality, comprehensive training.

Accreditation & Certifications

We work hard to be a provider you can trust. That is why we have worked to earn accreditation and certification across a variety of service settings.

Partnerships & Affiliations

We are committed to creating strong partnerships with others in our community. We believe that by working together, we can cultivate valued roles for all people.

Accreditation & Certifications

We work hard to be a provider you can trust. That is why we have worked to earn accreditation and certification across a variety of service settings.

Partnerships & Affiliations

We are committed to creating strong partnerships with others in our community. We believe that by working together, we can cultivate valued roles for all people.

Big Enough to Have an Impact

Small Enough to Care

Our organization by the numbers

Individuals Receiving Support

Dedicated Employees

Vehicles Providing Accessible Transportation

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of Donations Used for Direct Support

Individuals Receiving Support

Dedicated Employees

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of Donations Used to Inspire Life Journeys

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You can inspire life journeys

Give Today

and Open Doors for individuals with disabilities.

One-Time Gifts

 

Annual Campaign

Provides support for:

Assistive Technology

Adaptive Equipment

Emergency Intake Needs

Program Enhancements

Fill a need

 

Gifts In-Kind

Items most frequently needed:

Event/Sports/Concert Tickets

Sports & Recreation Equipment

Electronics (Phones, Tablets, PC’s)

Gently Used Clothing

Current Openings

Check out our latest job opportunities and apply today!

Direct Support Professional

Full-time | Sign-on bonus available

Inspire the life journeys of individuals with disabilities! Promote their independence and provide assistance with daily needs such as cooking, cleaning, and personal care.

Production Instructor

Full-time | Sign-on bonus available

Help individuals with disabilities have fulfilling, meaningful lives by providing on-the-job and community-based support services!

Facility & Grounds Technician

Full-time | Sign-on bonus available

As a Facility & Grounds Technician, you will play a key role in helping individuals with disabilities maintain access to safe & reliable facilities.