Hawaii DEI - Round 6 Grant Abstracts

Hawaii

The U.S. Department of Labor awarded Hawaii a Round 6 DEI grant to improve employment opportunities for youth and/or adults with disabilities. “HIDEI [Hawaii DEI] will hire four Disability Resource Coordinators and build upon the promising practices of the HIDEI 2 [Round 2] project to incorporate career pathways into its service to individuals with significant disabilities to better prepare participants to obtain meaningful employment and achieve self-sufficiency.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Department of Education
Topics: 
  • Customized Employment
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Employer Engagement
Date Enacted: 
11/01/2015
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