Federal Resources Available to Support State Employment First Efforts

This brief is intended to provide State governments and external stakeholders with information about available Federal funding resources and technical assistance available to further state Employment First systems change efforts.  The Federal government utilizes funding vehicles such as competitive grants, direct programmatic funding, demonstration projects, pilot initiatives, and increased Federal matching funds to help State and local governments prioritize strategies that lead to competitive, integrated employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities.

  • Mental Health
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging