Ohio Attorney General visits to learn more about autism & social-emotional supports
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Mr. DeWine visited with students at the summer Camp-I-Can program. While members of the Loveland High School varsity soccer team were working with boys in a soccer clinic on the grounds of the campus, DeWine also stopped by the Lower School where a local girl scout troop was engaged with the girls’ groups and singing songs.
President and CEO John Banchy spoke with DeWine about the services provided by The Children’s Home of Cincinnati. DeWine was interested in the holistic approach the agency takes to work with children in poverty who may not have proper medical care, particularly in psychological care. DeWine expressed keen interest in the autism services provided by the agency.
“The prevalence of autism continues to grow,” said DeWine. He added, “As we look to the future of this state, I think, it will depend on how we reach the kids with autism, psychological and emotional issues.”
While DeWine has not visited the campus before, he admits he’s heard a lot about the work of The Children’s Home of Cincinnati.
He said the services provided by The Children’s Home of Cincinnati may be an example that could be used throughout the state.
After touring the Madisonville campus, DeWine met with agency leaders to discuss supports for early childhood development to help with autism and other social-emotional issues.
Subscribe To Our Blog
06/13/2017 - Work feels like home at The Ch
06/07/2017 - Ohio Attorney General visits t
05/25/2017 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
04/19/2017 - 2017 Annual Gala: New Name, Ne
04/17/2017 - The Nonprofit Times Selects th
01/31/2017 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
01/18/2017 - Children’s Home welcomes new c
01/18/2017 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
12/15/2016 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
12/14/2016 - COO Barb Terry named a finalis
12/09/2016 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
12/07/2016 - The Children’s Home of Cincinn
11/22/2016 - One of our own featured in Cin
11/16/2016 - Haber is awarded the Lonnie an
11/09/2016 - The new Levine Family Health C
10/24/2016 - Governor’s Council on People w
10/19/2016 - Congressman Wenstrup Tours Lev
10/18/2016 - Advocacy Award Winner Amanda T
10/10/2016 - Rockin’ Ribs at Riverfest 2016
09/19/2016 - Volunteers Brighten Lower Scho
09/06/2016 - Levine Family School-Based Hea
08/25/2016 - You’re Invited
08/16/2016 - The Children’s Home Congratula
08/10/2016 - The Children’s Home Welcomes N