Lorain County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Murray Ridge School provides educational services to eligible children and their families living in Lorain County. Early Intervention Services stimulate the development of children birth through two years. Preschool Classes integrate children with special needs with typically developing peers. School-age Classes offer school experiences designed to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities in Primary, Intermediate, and Senior learning areas.

Adult Services include: School to Work Transition, Nursing assistance with medication administration, health monitoring and supports, Speech and swallowing evaluations, language and communication therapy, training in augmentative communication, Physical and occupational therapy, Music therapy, Young at Heart community-based seniors program, Adaptive technology assessment and development for vocational, self-care, communication and other identified needs, Day and evening community integration outings, physical fitness and Special Olympics, and Supportive Home Services for medically fragile individuals unable to attend day program.

Family Support Services include: Respite Care, Special Equipment, Home Modifications, Special Diets, Counseling, Training, and Education,Therapy: Speech, Occupational, and Physical and Diapers.

Transportation door-to-door transportation to our school, opportunity/vocational centers, and to some community job sites. We also provide training in accessing public transportation.

Service and Support Administration Determines eligibility for county board services,Maintains waiting lists for services provided or administered by the county board, Provides information and referral, Coordinates crisis/emergency intervention

Provider Information
Pam Sebastian, Adult Services
1091 Infirmary Road,Elyria,Ohio