Louisiana Employment First Initiative Memo

Louisiana

“The OCDD official position statement on Employment First: Employment will be the primary outcome for all persons receiving OCDD services who are of working age. Employment is characterized by typical jobs with competitive compensation that are fully integrated into the workplace. A more thorough implementation statement with further detailed definitions, desired outcomes and operational procedures will be released as they are finalized.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals - Office of Citizens with Developmental Disabilities
Date Enacted: 
06/01/2011
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