Iowa Workforce Development “Employment and Disability”

Iowa

“Under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Regional Workforce Partners joined forces to create and operate a Regional Workforce Development System. The goal of this system is to provide high quality employment services to all individuals. This system is designed to be able to improve accessibility for job seekers with or without disabilities. Each IowaWORKS Center offers accommodations and assistive technology to increase or improve the functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities. Iowa Workforce Partners Iowa Workforce Development Iowa Department for the Blind Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services Iowa Department of Human Services Iowa Department of Human Rights/ Division of Persons with Disabilities Iowa Department of Education Iowa Developmental Disability Council Iowa Department on Aging”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Other: 
  • Iowa Department for the Blind, Iowa Department of Human Services, Iowa Department of Human Rights/ Division of Persons with Disabilities, Iowa Department on Aging, Iowa Developmental Disability Council
Date Enacted: 
08/24/2016
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