Minnesota Employment, Training, and Technical Assistance Project (MN TAP)

Description

This is a project funded by the Minnesota Department of Human Services designed to improve employment outcomes for people with disabilities. As part of the project, the Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts Boston, in partnership with the Institute on Community Integration at the University of Minnesota, provide technical assistance to two cohorts of provider agencies, each cohort with six agencies. A total of 12 organizations will participate. The goal of the technical assistance is to help providers expand their capacity to support people with intellectual/ developmental disabilities in obtaining and succeeding in competitive, integrated employment opportunities.

Director
Kelly Nye-Lengerman PhD
Funder
Minnesota Department of Human Services
Subcontract from
University of Massachusetts Boston
Collaborators
Institute for Community Inclusion, University of Massachusetts Boston

Staff

Kelly Nye-Lengerman PhD

Kelly Nye-Lengerman PhD :: Research Associate


Topics

  • Employment and postsecondary education
    • Career preparation
      • Employment and workforce development
      • Specific disability
        • Intellectual/developmental disability (IDD)

        Activities

        • 53
          • Technical assistance