Resource Center

Interested in learning more about the employment, policy and economic advancement of people with disabilities? You’ve come to the right place. The LEAD Center Resource Center gathers, shares and links to relevant reports, publications, websites and more from a variety of sources to create a library of key information. RSS Subscribe to receive automatic updates of new additions so you don’t miss a thing. While the LEAD Center aims to provide all materials on its website in accessible formats, the LEAD Center cannot guarantee the accessibility of outside websites and resources.

2013 LEAD Center Policy Roundtable Report – Making Collaboration Real

LEAD Center | Lisa Mills, Michael Morris

LEAD Center, Jan. 2014. This report summarizes the first annual LEAD Center Policy Roundtable discussions with recommendations to engage other federal agencies in a coordinated effort to improve...

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: June 30, 2014

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The June 2014 update features stories on CMS final rules for statewide marketplaces, new DOL grant funding though the Disability Employment Initiative, a GAO report on oversight of Medicaid managed...

Persons with a Disability: Labor Force Characteristics Summary

On June 11, the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) issued its report on the U.S. workforce as it relates to the employment-population ratio of people with disabilities.

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: May 30, 2014

May 2014, LEAD Center. The May 2014 update features stories on new CMS regulations and guidance, an RFI on implementing "Career Pathways" approaches to employment, a new ODEP alliance on health care...

LEAD Center Presentation: Louisville Economic Advancement Assembly

This presentation was used by Michael Morris on May 13th during the Louisville Economic Advancement Assembly, a city-wide event to help people in the local disability community improve their...

Best Practices in Universal Design: Strategies for Intake & Orientation

This presentation was used by the LEAD Center to lead a workshop titled "Best Practices in Universal Design: Strategies for Intake & Orientation" at the Annual NAWDP Conference in May 2014.