Miami County Board of Developmental
Disabilities (Riverside)
1625 Troy Sidney Road
Troy, Ohio 45373
Phone: (937) 440-3000
Email: info@riversidedd.org
MUI Reporting Hotline: (937) 440-3001*
*If after hours, ask for the SSA On-Call.

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OUR HISTORY

HB 778 places the legal authority for the operation and administration of the program under the Miami County Child Welfare Board.
1962

Miami County Child Welfare Board Assumes Operation

Riverside School Erected in Troy

1962
Through grants from the Miami County Commissioners and the Miami County Council for Retarded Children, the original Riverside school is constructed at 1625 Troy Sidney Road in Troy
1966-67
An addition is constructed, including the newly named Riverside Adult Training Center.
A sheltered workshop starts for adults over 21 years of age.
1963

New Programs

Added to School

1964
The workshop is placed under the administration of the Miami County Welfare Board.
Advocates successfully lead a statewide initiative asking the state of Ohio to remove the term, "Mental Retardation" from all County Board names. We officially become the Miami County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
2009

Advocates Lead Statewide Initiative to Remove "MR" Term