Pioneer Center Family Support Retreat

When: Sunday, October 8th 12 PM – 6 PM Where: Creekside Occasions, 14847 State Rt. 772, Chillicothe Who: Families of children up to age 22 Speaker, Sarah Buffie, Founding Director of Soul Bird Consulting and Trauma Responsive Care Trainer Learn more about services & supports through our Human Library FREE Childcare, lunch & activities! Questions can be directed to Laurie …

Pioneer Center Craft Bazaar

2023 Pioneer Center Craft Bazaar

The Bazaar is back on November 4th! Don’t miss this event with more than fifty vendors, raffles and food trucks. Vendor spaces are tentatively full for this event. Click here to get all the details or to be added to the vendor wait list!

iCan Swim Camp

Superintendent Amy Beeler and her “swim buddy” Annie at the Pioneer Center sponsored iCan Swim Camp.

Celebrating DSP’s

The Pioneer High 5 Committee is celebrating Jennifer Matheny from SOAR! Jennifer answered a call from our SSA at 3am and was able to help provide emergency services to a new family within minutes. We will be forever thankful for the help SOAR gave to their family. Thank you for your excellence and dedication to serving others.

Admin Building Updated Office Hours

Starting this week, the front desk at the Admin/SSA Office (167 West Main Street) will be closed daily for lunch from 11:30am-12:30pm. If you need to reach an employee, you may still call the office at 740-773-8044 or for SSAs 740-775-7044.

Staff Spotlight: Lindsay Kemper

Job Title: Pioneer School NursePioneer Employee for 5 years Tell us a little about yourself.I have been a nurse since 2007 and previously worked at Adena Hospital. I am married to Noah and we have two boys — Max and Miles. We also have a 1.5-year-old Goldendoodle named Molly. What was one of your first/most memorable jobs growing up?My first …

Sensory Friendly Events Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Sensory Friendly Events

The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium has released their season of sensory-friendly programs, starting with a sensory-friendly Summer Night on May 26 from 5:30pm-8:00pm. There will be smaller crowds because reservations are required, music throughout the park will be turned off, and sensory kits with noise-canceling headphones, sunglasses, and fidget devices will be available at Guest Relations. Tickets can be purchased …

Staff Spotlight: Heather Chaney

Job Title: Service & Support AdministratorPioneer Employee for 22 years Tell us a little about yourself.I am the proud Auntie of 2 nephews, Derek and Mason. I am going to be a great aunt this summer. Parker Grace is due in July. I am owned by 2 cats, Charleigh and Charlotte. What was one of your first/most memorable jobs growing …