Policy Research Brief: Employment First Across the Nation: Progress on the Policy Front

Part of the Policy Research Brief series.
Author(s)
Derek K Nord PhD, David Hoff

Description

A brief presenting Employment First across the nation through an array of online, interactive visual features that allow users to investigate the various Employment First policy approaches that states have implemented over the last decade. Employment First policies are spreading across the country as a mechanism to improve employment support systems and outcomes for people with disabilities. This new Policy Research Brief connects readers with the actual policies in states and additional resources to advance employment of people with disabilities.

Details

Date
March 2014 
Type
Brief 
Edition
Volume 24, Number 1
Publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)
Collaborators
Association of People Supporting EmploymentFirst

Topics

  • Community life
    • Community supports and services
    • Employment and postsecondary education
      • Career preparation
        • Customized employment
          • Day training and habilitation
            • Employment and workforce development
              • Supported employment
                • Vocational rehabilitation
                • Specific life stage
                  • Adolescents and young adults
                    • Adults