Alaska Disability Employment Initiative

Alaska

AKDEI will hire five regional Disability Resource Coordinator/EN Counselors and build on the successes of AKDEI 1 and 4 projects to improve employment opportunities and outcomes for youth by expanding access to employment and career pathways that will prepare youth for in-demand careers.  This will be accomplished through a multi-faceted approach.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Mental Health
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging
Date Enacted: 
10/23/2013
CITATIONS: