Kentucky Commission on Services and Supports for Individuals with Intellectual and Other Developmental Disabilities “Annual Status Report”


State Policies & Initiatives: 

Activity: Development of Local and Regional Leadership

The Commission:

  • Began the process of educating the Department of Education’s Nine Regional Transition Teams about Employment First and their role in the Employment First process;
  • Worked to expand the Kentucky Association of People Supporting Employment First (APSE) Communities of Practice which currently include Rehabilitation Counselors, Employment Specialists, and Case Managers; and
  • Conducted cross-training between Medicaid Waiver technical Support Staff and
  • OVR Supported Employment Consultants which resulted in OVR and SCL cooperatively conducting reviews and annual visits


  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Education
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships