United States of America v. The State of Georgia, et al. Civil Action NO 1:10-CV-249-CAP

Georgia

“To comply with this Settlement Agreement, the State shall provide the following services to individuals in the target population: … d. Supported Employment i. “Supported Employment will be operated according to an evidence-based supported employment model, and it will be assessed by an established fidelity scale such as the scale included in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) supported tool kit” ii. Enrollment in congregate programs shall not constitute Supported Employment. iii. Pursuant to the following schedule, the State shall provide Supported Employment services to 550 individuals with SPMI by July 1, 2015 .

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Enforcement
Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Other: 
  • Department of Community Health, Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health and Human Services
Date Enacted: 
10/19/2010
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