Community

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

March 30, 2020 @ 11:00 am 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Monday, March 30, 2020: Golden Hobby Shop, Thrift Store, and Battelle Darby Creek Photo Walk Tuesday, March 31, 2020: Marshall’s, Topiary Park, and Keny Gallery Wednesday, April 1, 2020: TBD Thursday, April 2, 2020: TBD Friday, April 3, 2020: TBD

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

January 27, 2020 @ 11:00 am January 31, 2020 @ 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Monday, January 27, 2019: Thrift Store, Jo-Ann Fabrics and Crafts, Schumacher Gallery Tuesday, January 28, 2019: Burlington, Movies ($5), and Columbus Museum of Art Wednesday, January 29, 2019: Polaris Mall, Kafe Kerouac, and Miller Gallery Thursday, January...

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

January 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am January 24, 2020 @ 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Monday, January 20, 2019: Target, Dollar Store, and Shot Tower Gallery Tuesday, January 21, 2019: Marshall’s, Tri-Village Trading Post, and Ohio Craft Museum Wednesday, January 22, 2019: Out to Eat: Artist’s Choice, Buy Backs, and Wexner...

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

January 13, 2020 @ 11:00 am January 17, 2020 @ 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Monday, January 13, 2019: Michael’s, Pet Store, and Highline Coffee and Gallery Tuesday, January 14, 2019: Party City, Duck Donuts, and Wehrle Gallery Wednesday, January 15, 2019: Half Price Books, Bowling ($5), and ROY G BIV...

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

January 6, 2020 @ 11:00 am January 10, 2020 @ 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Monday, January 6, 2019: Tuttle Mall, Community Experience Meeting, and Riffe Gallery Tuesday, January 7, 2019: Library, Whetstone Park of Roses, and McConnell Arts Center Wednesday, January 8, 2019: Community Experience – Artist’s Choice, Two Dollar...

Open Door: Artistic Exploration

January 2, 2020 @ 11:00 am January 3, 2020 @ 3:00 pm Artists from Open Door Art Studio & Gallery will visit the following locations for artistic and recreational community experiences this week: Thursday, January 2, 2019: Movies ($5), Dollar Store, and Dublin Arts Center Friday, January 3, 2019: Krazzy Comics, Coffee Shop, and King Arts Complex Open Door Art Studio &...

On the Go: Community Engagement

December 30 @ 8:00 am December 31 @ 1:30 pm Our On the Go: Community Engagement groups work to connect people with community-based events, activities, and recreational opportunities; helping individuals find passion, purpose, and valued roles in their daily lives. Free Career, Activity, & Community 614-641-2900 ayerian@cchs-col.org Columbus, OH Columbus, Ohio United States

Coffee Club

December 2 @ 9:30 am 10:15 am If you need a pick-me-up, Career, Activity, & Community’s Coffee Club has you covered! The Coffee Club meets every Monday at the coffee shop of their choice to enjoy their favorite caffeinated beverages, snacks, and conversation! Career, Activity, & Community 614-641-2900 ayerian@cchs-col.org Coffee Shop Columbus, Ohio United States + Google...

On the Go: Fitness

December 2 @ 8:00 am 1:30 pm Our community-based On the Go: Fitness groups help individuals meet and maintain their fitness and wellness goals. By connecting with existing community programs and through partnerships with local agencies, individuals are able to access group fitness, recreation, and wellness education at little to no cost. Career, Activity, & Community 614-641-2900 ayerian@cchs-col.org Columbus, OH Columbus, Ohio United States

Friendship Connection Fall Quarter Events

What is Friendship Connection? Friendship Connection (FC) is a club promoting new experiences and lasting social connections for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Friendship Connection members engage in many facets of culture in the Columbus area from art and music to food and sports. Who can join Friendship Connection? Friendship Connection is open to any adult who would like to meet new friends and become more involved in their community. Friendship Connection is committed to promoting a fun and safe environment...

Sponsors Needed: Give Back to Those Who Give So Much

You can help support the important work of our Direct Support Professionals Each day, Direct Support Professionals provide the care, tools, and resources needed for individuals with disabilities to thrive and live their best lives! Help us give back to those who give so much! Our annual DSP Celebration, being held on September 2, 2019, gives your business/organization the opportunity to give back to your community while receiving the following sponsorship benefits: Your name and logo will be prominently displayed at the...

Exhibition: I’ve Seen Things

New work by Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Artist Christopher Bowsman on Display in Expressions: An Artist Curated Gallery Space   Expressions: An Artist Curated Gallery Space features exhibitions created, curated, and marketed by the artists themselves! Running concurrently with the main exhibitions at Open Door, these exhibitions give the artists we represent the chance to learn and develop key skills on their journey to becoming professional artists. I’ve Seen Things, work by Christopher Bowsman is on display now through May 4th, 2018...

In Memoriam: Anita Lyle

In Memoriam: Anita Lyle Anita Lyle, aged 75, passed away on March 2, 2018, at Park West Court Apartments. Anita was born on August 8, 1942, in Ohio. Anita attended Columbus Center for Human Services’ Career, Activity, & Community program where she enjoyed socialization, art, and Sensory. She also regularly attended Westgate Baptist Church. Anita had been a part of the CCHS family for 21 years. She will be deeply missed. Rest in Peace, Anita. ...

CAC’s Lashonda Richardson Featured in Video

Career, Activity, & Community employee Lashonda Richardson was featured in Tim Talks, a video series produced by Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks Lashonda takes groups of individuals from Career, Activity, & Community to Battelle Darby Creek to participate in volunteer opportunities. They serve in the Nature Center, helping with things like taking care of the living stream, and in the process learning valuable skills needed for future employment opportunities. Thank you Lashonda for all you do!   ...

Artist Spotlight: Mackenzie Willis

Artist Spotlight: Mackenzie Willis Mackenzie, an artist represented by CCHS’s Open Door Art Studio & Gallery​, has an interest in many forms of art. Her mediums include pencil, chalk, jewelry, watercolor, acrylic, collage and mixed media. Learn more about her process at Art making for Mackenzie usually starts with a choice of medium, from there she lets the medium do its job. She works her way through her pieces by cutting, gluing, and painting shapes, and adding cutouts to enhance her...

Job Opening: Fleet Technician

Job Opening: Fleet Technician POSITION: Fleet Technician LOCATION: Transportation Services HOURS: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm SUPERVISOR: Associate Director RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Transports individuals 5 days a week; responsible for all route sheet, billing & timesheet documentation daily 2. Operates certain maintenance equipment required for vehicle upkeep and repair 3. Knowledge of and ability to use tools 4. Schedules semi-annual lift inspections 5. Inspects fire extinguishers to ensure they are present and are in operating order for vehicles 6. Tracks and schedules OSHP annual inspections 7. Works with all departments to ensure...

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