Minnesota Statute 268A.15: Extended Employment Program

Minnesota

The extended employment program shall have two categories of clients consisting of those with severe disabilities and those with severe impairment to employment. The purpose of the extended employment program for persons with severe disabilities is to provide the ongoing services necessary to maintain and advance the employment of persons with severe disabilities. The purpose of the extended employment program for persons with severe impairment to employment is to provide the ongoing support services necessary to secure, maintain, and advance in employment. Employment must encompass the broad range of employment choices available to all persons and promote an individual's self-sufficiency and financial independence.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Workforce Development
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
Date Enacted: 
06/01/2011
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