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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...

Summary Description from a Disability Perspective: FINAL RULE Implementing Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (Workforce Development Systems)

LEAD Center

The purpose of this policy brief is to provide a summary description, from a disability perspective, of the Department of Labor and Department of Education Final Rules implementing Title I of the...

Summary Description of FINAL RULE Implementing Title I of the Rehabilitation Act (State Vocational Rehabilitation), as amended by Title IV OF WIOA

LEAD Center

The purpose of this policy brief is to provide a summary description of the Department of Education’s Final Rule implementing Title I of the Rehabilitation Act (State Vocational Rehabilitation...

Veterans.gov

The U.S. Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Service created Veterans.gov to act as a one-stop employment services website for both veterans seeking work and employers looking to...

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

LEAD Center

The June 2016 Employment, Health Care and Disability Policy update features stories on the new Ohio and Tennessee ABLE Account programs, CMS-approved HCBS transition plans for Kentucky and Ohio,...

National Autism Indicators Report: Vocational Rehabilitation

A.J. Drexel Autism Institute

As increasing amounts of individuals with Autism seek to find employment, the number of prospective workers utilizing Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) services also rises.