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.

Integrating Financial Capability and Asset Building Strategies into the Public Workforce Development System

LEAD Center | Michael Morris and Nanette Goodman

The development of financial capability strategies are critical for sustaining financial security. This paper describes some of the replicable models that AJCs have established to provide financial...

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: January 29, 2016

LEAD Center

The January 2016 Employment, Health Care and Disability Policy Update features stories on a newly released a review of the reimbursement rates and methodologies used in home and community-based...

Employment First Information Brief: Perspective of Employers on Customized Employment

LEAD Center

This information brief provides the results of six focus groups conducted to garner the perspective of employers who had hired individuals with disabilities into customized jobs within the past year.

Employment First Technical Briefs

LEAD Center

These Employment First Technical Briefs are for anyone working to implement Employment First in their state, region or agency.

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: December 2, 2015

LEAD Center

The November/December 2015 update features stories on Open Enrollment for 2016 coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, a FY2016 budget deal that would prevent double-digit premium...

Work Early, Work Often Video Series

Youth Transitions Collaborative

The video series highlights the importance of work and work-based experiences in the transition to adulthood and was created by the Youth Transitions...