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.

Best Practices in Employee Retention and Return-to-Work Cover Image

Best Practices in Employee Retention and Return-to-Work: An In-Depth Look Inside an Exemplary American Corporation

LEAD Center

ODEP and the LEAD Center studied best practices at a large, successful U.S. corporation to learn about and document effective retention and return-to-work policies and practices.

Kansas Employment First Oversight Commission 2015 Report to the Governor and Kansas Legislature

State of Kansas | Kansas Employment First Oversight Commission

As detailed in this report, Kansas has undertaken several initiatives regarding employment for people with disabilities. The Commission believes these initiatives are positive developments and can be...

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: February 27, 2015

LEAD Center

The LEAD Center’s Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability is a monthly update focusing on the intersection of disability, employment and health care policy.

Home and Community-Based Services: Creating Systems for Success at Home, at Work and in the Community

National Council on Disability | National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services

This paper provides a literature review of research related to the size and nature of settings in which individuals with disabilities receive HCBS and the implications of those settings on individual...

Recruiting, Hiring, Retaining, and Promoting People with Disabilities: A Resource Guide for Employers

White House Domestic Policy Council | Curb Cuts to the Middle Class Initiative

This resource guide identifies relevant federal and federally funded resources for employers looking to recruit, hire, retain, and promote people with disabilities.

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: January 30, 2015

LEAD Center

The January 2015 update features stories on the members of Department of Labor's new WIOA Advisory Committee, an American Institutes for Research congressional briefing, the introduction of the Fair...