California Employment Consortium for Youth

California

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

“California Employment Consortium for Youth: California was awarded a federal 5-year employment systems change grant by The Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to increase the number of youth and young adults with intellectual disabilities in integrated competitive employment (ICE). The State Council is a lead agency along with the Departments of Rehabilitation, Developmental Services and Education. The California Employment Consortium for Youth with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (CECY) is a 30 member highly knowledgeable and experienced employment work group comprised of the aforementioned lead state agencies, Youth Self-Advocates, Disability Rights California, the Family Resource Center Network of California, the Association of Regional Center Agencies, California Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities, Community of Practice-Secondary Transition, UCLA Anderson School of Management, and the Tarjan Center UCEDD.

 

Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Disability Rights California, the Family Resource Center Network of California, California Employment Consortium for Youth with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
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