MD DDA Definition of Day and Employment Services

Maryland

SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT
“Employment in an integrated work setting. This is defined as a workplace in the community, where the majority of individuals do not have disabilities, and which provides opportunities to interact with non-disabled individual to the same extent that individuals employed in comparable position would interact. Individuals are working in individualized, integrated jobs in the community business for pay at or above minimum wage.”
 
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Employer Engagement
Other: 
  • Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Developmental Disabilities Administration
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