Atco provides opportunities for people with developmental disabilities, including but not limited to Advocacy, Training, Career, and Opportunities!


To enhance the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities. Promote community integration by not only opening doors into the community, but also showing our community the amazing abilities we have!

ATCO: Advocacy, Training, Careers, and Opportunities.

  • ATCO has been opening doors for people with disabilities since 1969. It is a department of the Athens County Board of DD. We are currently providing services to 189 adults in Athens County.
  • ATCO is a non-profit corporation that provides employment and training to eligible individuals with developmental disabilities.

Other Services include:

  • Community inclusion activities that provide recreational opportunities,
  • Life Skills Training classes on topics like self-advocacy, assault prevention, assertiveness, cooking and nutrition, and living on your own.
  • Nursing services for monitoring health and safety, and providing direct nursing care.

If you have questions about the Service and Support Administration Services, please feel free to contact the SSA Office at (740) 592-6006.

Click here to get an online application for services from the Athens County Board. (editable Word Document)

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