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...

A Better Bottom Line: Employing People with Disabilities

The National Governors Association | Lauren Stewart, Elise Shanbacker, and Meghan Wills

This December 2013 report, commissioned by Governor Jack Markell (D-Delaware), Chair of the National Governor’s Association, is intended to spur governors from across the country to improve...

HCBS Advocacy

This website, supported by Association of Unversity Centers on Disabilities (AUCD), serves as a “one-stop shop” for all information, resources and news related to CMS’ new HCBS regulations.

Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: July 31, 2014

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The July 2014 update features stories on new Medicaid enrollment data released by CMS, an issue brief on Olmstead's role in community integration, AARP's long-term services and supports Scorecard,...

Financial Capability of Adults with Disabilities

National Disability Institute | Nicole E. Conroy, Katherine E. McDonald, Michael Morris, and Elizabeth Jennings

This July 2014 report, issued by the National Disability Institute, shines light on the financial health, capability and situation of adults living with disabilities.

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...