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LEAD On! Newsletter

The LEAD Center e-newsletter, highlights news and innovations in employment, policy and economic advancement for people with disabilities. The LEAD Center is a collaborative of disability, workforce and economic empowerment organizations led by National Disability Institute with funding from the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy. The LEAD Center is dedicated to advancing sustainable individual and systems-level change to improve competitive, integrated employment and economic self-sufficiency for people across the spectrum of disabilities. Interested in receiving the LEAD Center e-newsletter every quarter? Don't miss an issue! Sign up today!


LEAD On! - March 2016

March 31, 2016

The March 2016 issue of LEAD On! features stories on new DOL proposed regs on Section 188, a new toolkit for CILs and AJCs from the LEAD Center and more.

LEAD On! - December 2015

December 18, 2015

The December 2015 issue of LEAD On! features stories on the launch of the new Employment First website, a WIOA update, a new CMS HCBS final rule and more.

LEAD On! - September 2015

September 30, 2015

The September 2015 issue of LEAD On! features stories on National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an update on the sheltered workshop DOJ settlement with Oregon, a new training on self-guided discovery and more.

LEAD On! - June 2015

June 30, 2015

The June 2015 issue of LEAD On! features stories on recent LEAD Center conference appearances, an upcoming meeting of Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities and more.

LEAD On! - March 2015

March 31, 2015

The March 2015 issue of LEAD On! features stories on a recent White House summit on disability and employment, a new LEAD Center webinar series on WIOA and more.

LEAD On! - December 2014

December 22, 2014

Read the December 2014 issue of LEAD On! to learn more about a new LEAD Center resource on WIOA from a disability perspective, the new KT Consortium members, a recent Louisville Financial Empowerment Summit and more.

LEAD On! - September 2014

September 30, 2014

In this issue: "WIOA Offers Expanded Opportunities for Youth and Adults with Disabilities," "Rising to the Occasion: ADA, Olmstead and State Efforts," "LEAD Center Shares Workforce Flexibility and Return to Work Strategies,...

LEAD On! - June 2014

June 30, 2014

In this issue: "LEAD Center Hosts Louisville Economic Advancement Assembly," "Policy Roundtable Update: LEAD Center Presents to Federal Officials at the U.S. Department of Labor," and more.

LEAD On! - March 2014

March 30, 2014

Read the June 2014 issue of the LEAD On! Newsletter for stories on a new LEAD Center Policy Roundtable Report, the newly enacted Section 503 rules, a new Executive Order that includes people with disabilities in the minimum wage hike for federal...

LEAD On! - December 2013

December 23, 2013