The September 2018 issue of LEAD On! features stories on LEAD Center's Statewide Youth Employment Project in Oregon being highlighted at a federal briefing, LEAD Center's top 10 accomplishments for Year 6, an Oregon update on Youth Guided Group Discovery, LEAD conference updates and more.
Employment is central to all of our lives and is critical to financial stability and independence. The same is true for people with disabilities who seek competitive integrated employment (CIE). This paper provides stakeholders some suggestions for engagement.
In LEAD Center's newest blog, Alison Nodvin Barkoff and her brother, Evan Nodvin, share how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has impacted their family, commemorate its 28th anniversary, and urge others to keep advocating for progress.