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VR and CBO Training and Technical Assistance

Improving Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities: Training and Technical Assistance People with disabilities who live in communities with depressed economies face many challenges to finding and maintaining employment, including …

Community Needs & Resources Assessment

Community Needs & Resources Assessment A community needs and resources assessment identifies each community’s unique strengths and challenges and explores both how they support people with disabilities and limit them …

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Community Outreach and Orientation

Community Outreach and Orientation It’s common to hear myths and misconceptions about the wisdom of hiring a person with a disability, as well as about the ability of people with …

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Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building

Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building Job seekers with multiple disabilities and complex resource needs are often ‘bounced’ from agency to agency and are unable to access all of the …

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Trauma-Informed Care

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Transportation

Reliable transportation enables job-seekers with disabilities to participate in job-seeking and employment activities. It also gives them access to  necessary services and supports and empowers them to participate in community …

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African American Organizations to Know

One of Project E3’s goals is to develop collaborative service strategies between State VR programs and community support service agencies. We want to reduce the economic impact that disability has …

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Employment Opportunities Expansion

Employment Opportunities Expansion Finding a job that’s a good “fit” can be difficult for anyone, but especially so for a person with a disability who may require additional services and …

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Money Matters: Financial Empowerment

As vocational rehabilitation professionals, we have the opportunity to help consumers with disabilities find and maintain competitive, integrated employment. Let’s also equip them with the skills to make the most …

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Employment Opportunities Expansion

Employment Opportunities Expansion Finding a job that’s a good “fit” can be difficult for anyone, but especially so for a person with a disability who may require additional services and …

Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building

Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building Job seekers with multiple disabilities and complex resource needs are often ‘bounced’ from agency to agency and are unable to access all of the …

VR and CBO Training and Technical Assistance

Improving Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities: Training and Technical Assistance People with disabilities who live in communities with depressed economies face many challenges to finding and maintaining employment, including …

Community Needs & Resources Assessment

Community Needs & Resources Assessment A community needs and resources assessment identifies each community’s unique strengths and challenges and explores both how they support people with disabilities and limit them …

Community Outreach and Orientation

Community Outreach and Orientation It’s common to hear myths and misconceptions about the wisdom of hiring a person with a disability, as well as about the ability of people with …

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African American Organizations to Know

One of Project E3’s goals is to develop collaborative service strategies between State VR programs and community support service agencies. We want to reduce the economic impact that disability has …

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Community Conversations: Turn Words into Actions

A recent study conducted by The National Rehabilitation Information Center, with participants ranging from people with disabilities to professionals in the vocational rehabilitation field and stakeholders in the community, concluded …

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An Employment Toolkit

The Lead Center has developed an employment toolkit for Centers for Independent Living (CIL) and American Job Centers (AJC) to promote employment and economic advancements for job seekers with disabilities. …

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It Is Expensive to Be Poor

“Better schools, and better health, and better homes, and better training, and better job opportunities.” These were the chief weapons of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s War on Poverty announced 50 …

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Trauma-Informed Care

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Transportation

Reliable transportation enables job-seekers with disabilities to participate in job-seeking and employment activities. It also gives them access to  necessary services and supports and empowers them to participate in community …

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The Forerunners

You can help reduce stigma around hiring people with disabilities using the award-winning film “The Forerunner.” The 30-minute film tells the stories of people with disabilities who are working successfully …

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Customized Employment

Customized employment connects a job seeker who has unique interests and abilities to an employer who has an unmet business need. A job is customized to fit the needs of …

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Employability Skills Training

Social skills enable people to get along with others and create meaningful relationships in a community or in society. Employability skills training increases a person’s ability to work with others …

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Evidence-Based Practice Counselor Toolkit

This toolkit was developed specifically for VR Counselors working to improve employment and quality of employment outcomes for people with disabilities. It contains insights and instruction from the cumulative experience …

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Financial Literacy Training

Financial Literacy Training gives people the chance to develop skills and knowledge about personal money management. It also helps people develop a plan for their financial future. Financial Literacy Training …

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Individual Placement and Support

Individual Placement and Support is a supported employment model that gives people with mental illness the help needed to work successfully at competitive jobs. Competitive jobs are positions that are …

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Integrated Resource Teams

An Integrated Resource Team is an informal, customer-centered partnership between an individual job-seeker with a disability and diverse service systems. Its goal is to coordinate services and leverage funding to …

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Job Clubs

Job clubs are small groups of people who meet to talk about job searching and career advancement. The members support each other. Job clubs are rooted in the belief that …

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Job Exploration Counseling

Job Exploration Counseling can include a variety of activities to help people explore and reach their career goals. Rehabilitation career counselors work with people with disabilities to explore their interests …

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California

California is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Illinois

Illinois is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Kentucky

Kentucky is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 is partnering with State VR Agencies …

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Louisana

Louisiana is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Montana

Montana is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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New Jersey

New Jersey is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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New Mexico

New Mexico is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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North Carolina

North Carolina is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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Oregon

Oregon is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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California

California is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Illinois

Illinois is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Kentucky

Kentucky is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 is partnering with State VR Agencies …

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Louisana

Louisiana is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Montana

Montana is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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New Jersey

New Jersey is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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New Mexico

New Mexico is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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North Carolina

North Carolina is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR …

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Oregon

Oregon is a location chosen as a targeted community through the Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center: Targeted Communities (VR-TAC-TC) or Project E3. Project E3 will partner with State VR Agencies …

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Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building

Comprehensive Support Systems and Capacity Building Job seekers with multiple disabilities and complex resource needs are often ‘bounced’ from agency to agency and are unable to access all of the …

VR and CBO Training and Technical Assistance

Improving Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities: Training and Technical Assistance People with disabilities who live in communities with depressed economies face many challenges to finding and maintaining employment, including …

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Improving Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities: Training and Technical Assistance People with disabilities who live in communities with depressed economies face many challenges to finding and maintaining employment, including …

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