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March 17, 2020 | Story

The LEAD Center created two new versions of Guided Group Discovery materials–one for veterans and the other for youth. Both include a Facilitator Guide; the youth version has an added supplemental slide deck.

March 12, 2020 | Resource

This powerpoint presentation gives a national perspective on Maryland Works and the employment of people with disabilities. 

March 11, 2020 | Resource

This brief discusses how provisions of the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (Public Law 113-295)1 can be combined with federal benefit services and other federal programs and initiatives to further competitive integrated employment fo

July 23, 2019 | Resource

This document was initially distributed through the Administration for Community Living (ACL) listserve. LEAD Center worked with the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and ACL on this document.

May 22, 2019 | Resource

The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the LEAD Center are pleased to release this Guided Group Discovery Facilitator Guide - Veterans Edition.

May 20, 2019 | Resource

The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the LEAD Center are pleased to release this Guided Group Discovery Youth Version Facilitator Guide and supplemental slide deck.

May 14, 2019 | Resource

This brief highlights the work of the five-year partnership between the LEAD Center and LADDER (Louisville Alliance for Development through Diversity Empowerment and Resources).

March 29, 2019 | Resource

LEAD Center recently released the new brief, "Implementing Customized Employment, Guided Group Discovery and Self-Guided Discovery in a Variety of Settings and with a Variety of Partners."

March 29, 2019 | Resource

This brief details the LEAD Center’s work with the state of Virginia, the strategic direction they chose, their approaches and strategies to building infrastructure to support Equal Opportunity  and what they learned along the way.

March 19, 2019 | Resource

This LEADing to Employment Brief highlights Section 188 of WIOA (29 CFR Part 38) and emphasizes how to use Section 188 as a framework for improving access, equal opportunity and employment outcomes.

February 28, 2019 | Resource

This new brief, written by Lisa A Mills, Ph.D., LEAD Center Subject Matter Expert, discusses advancing competitive integrated employment for people with disabilities and provides tips and lessons learned for state government leaders interested in...

February 22, 2019 | Resource

This brief details the LEAD Center’s work with Missouri, the strategic direction they chose, Missouri’s statewide approach to building infrastructure to support Equal Opportunity, and what they learned along the way.

February 22, 2019 | Resource

This Section 188 Disability Reference Guide provides updated information and technical assistance that can help American Job Centers and their partners in the workforce development system meet the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity requirements...

February 21, 2019 | Resource

The LEAD Center Inclusive Career Pathways Roadmap is an interactive online tool that provides workforce professionals with resources to help people with disabilities achieve employment and economic self-sufficiency. Start your journey on the...

January 17, 2019 | Resource

The LEAD Center, Disability Employment Initiative (DEI) and Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Centers (WINTAC) joined forces in the new Joint System Innovation Brief on WIOA Section 188 & AJC Certification. 

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March 17, 2020 | Story

The LEAD Center created two new versions of Guided Group Discovery materials–one for veterans and the other for youth. Both include a Facilitator Guide; the youth version has an added supplemental slide deck.

March 12, 2020 | Resource

This powerpoint presentation gives a national perspective on Maryland Works and the employment of people with disabilities. 

March 11, 2020 | Resource

This brief discusses how provisions of the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (Public Law 113-295)1 can be combined with federal benefit services and other federal programs and initiatives to further competitive integrated employment fo

July 23, 2019 | Resource

This document was initially distributed through the Administration for Community Living (ACL) listserve. LEAD Center worked with the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and ACL on this document.

May 22, 2019 | Resource

The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the LEAD Center are pleased to release this Guided Group Discovery Facilitator Guide - Veterans Edition.

May 20, 2019 | Resource

The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the LEAD Center are pleased to release this Guided Group Discovery Youth Version Facilitator Guide and supplemental slide deck.

May 14, 2019 | Resource

This brief highlights the work of the five-year partnership between the LEAD Center and LADDER (Louisville Alliance for Development through Diversity Empowerment and Resources).

March 29, 2019 | Resource

LEAD Center recently released the new brief, "Implementing Customized Employment, Guided Group Discovery and Self-Guided Discovery in a Variety of Settings and with a Variety of Partners."

March 29, 2019 | Resource

This brief details the LEAD Center’s work with the state of Virginia, the strategic direction they chose, their approaches and strategies to building infrastructure to support Equal Opportunity  and what they learned along the way.

March 19, 2019 | Resource

This LEADing to Employment Brief highlights Section 188 of WIOA (29 CFR Part 38) and emphasizes how to use Section 188 as a framework for improving access, equal opportunity and employment outcomes.

February 28, 2019 | Resource

This new brief, written by Lisa A Mills, Ph.D., LEAD Center Subject Matter Expert, discusses advancing competitive integrated employment for people with disabilities and provides tips and lessons learned for state government leaders interested in...

February 22, 2019 | Resource

This brief details the LEAD Center’s work with Missouri, the strategic direction they chose, Missouri’s statewide approach to building infrastructure to support Equal Opportunity, and what they learned along the way.

February 22, 2019 | Resource

This Section 188 Disability Reference Guide provides updated information and technical assistance that can help American Job Centers and their partners in the workforce development system meet the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity requirements...

February 21, 2019 | Resource

The LEAD Center Inclusive Career Pathways Roadmap is an interactive online tool that provides workforce professionals with resources to help people with disabilities achieve employment and economic self-sufficiency. Start your journey on the...

January 17, 2019 | Resource

The LEAD Center, Disability Employment Initiative (DEI) and Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Centers (WINTAC) joined forces in the new Joint System Innovation Brief on WIOA Section 188 & AJC Certification. 

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September 30, 2020 | Story

Access to quality data makes good policy possible and workforce services accessible for everyone.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Medicaid Buy-In (MBI), also known as Medicaid for Workers with Disabilities, breaks down barriers to employment for people with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Veterans want to ensure that their career after military life is a good fit that provides them with a sense of purpose.

September 30, 2020 | Story

On June 29, the LEAD Center provided National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) Conference attendees with tools and strategies related to performance reporting requirements under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), with a foc

September 30, 2020 | Story

In June, the LEAD Center held a two-part webinar series that focused on two strategies to help Veterans who experience barriers to employment: Guided Group Discovery (GGD) and Customized Employment (CE).

September 30, 2020 | Story

Registered Apprenticeship (RA) can be an excellent training and career pathway for Veterans with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

The LEAD Center, funded by ODEP, fulfills a critical role of promoting policy development and capacity building for the workforce development system.

September 30, 2020 | Story

“A vigorous economic rebound and job growth will, alongside the Americans with Disabilities Act, increase access and opportunity for Americans with disabilities.” – U.S.

September 21, 2020 | Resource

The Knowledge Translation (KT) Consortium brings together federally funded Training and Technical Assistance Centers, each with their own unique mission addressing different aspects of employment, career readiness and development, transition, and

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September 30, 2020 | Story

Access to quality data makes good policy possible and workforce services accessible for everyone.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Medicaid Buy-In (MBI), also known as Medicaid for Workers with Disabilities, breaks down barriers to employment for people with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Veterans want to ensure that their career after military life is a good fit that provides them with a sense of purpose.

September 30, 2020 | Story

On June 29, the LEAD Center provided National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) Conference attendees with tools and strategies related to performance reporting requirements under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), with a foc

September 30, 2020 | Story

In June, the LEAD Center held a two-part webinar series that focused on two strategies to help Veterans who experience barriers to employment: Guided Group Discovery (GGD) and Customized Employment (CE).

September 30, 2020 | Story

Registered Apprenticeship (RA) can be an excellent training and career pathway for Veterans with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

The LEAD Center, funded by ODEP, fulfills a critical role of promoting policy development and capacity building for the workforce development system.

September 30, 2020 | Story

“A vigorous economic rebound and job growth will, alongside the Americans with Disabilities Act, increase access and opportunity for Americans with disabilities.” – U.S.

September 21, 2020 | Resource

The Knowledge Translation (KT) Consortium brings together federally funded Training and Technical Assistance Centers, each with their own unique mission addressing different aspects of employment, career readiness and development, transition, and

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Currently displaying 1 - 10 of 1166 records.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Access to quality data makes good policy possible and workforce services accessible for everyone.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Medicaid Buy-In (MBI), also known as Medicaid for Workers with Disabilities, breaks down barriers to employment for people with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

Veterans want to ensure that their career after military life is a good fit that provides them with a sense of purpose.

September 30, 2020 | Story

On June 29, the LEAD Center provided National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) Conference attendees with tools and strategies related to performance reporting requirements under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), with a foc

September 30, 2020 | Story

In June, the LEAD Center held a two-part webinar series that focused on two strategies to help Veterans who experience barriers to employment: Guided Group Discovery (GGD) and Customized Employment (CE).

September 30, 2020 | Story

Registered Apprenticeship (RA) can be an excellent training and career pathway for Veterans with disabilities.

September 30, 2020 | Story

The LEAD Center, funded by ODEP, fulfills a critical role of promoting policy development and capacity building for the workforce development system.

September 30, 2020 | Story

“A vigorous economic rebound and job growth will, alongside the Americans with Disabilities Act, increase access and opportunity for Americans with disabilities.” – U.S.

September 21, 2020 | Resource

The Knowledge Translation (KT) Consortium brings together federally funded Training and Technical Assistance Centers, each with their own unique mission addressing different aspects of employment, career readiness and development, transition, and