Mississippi Department of Mental Health MOU with DRS

Mississippi

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships

“SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH IDD: DMH has implemented an MOU with the Department of Rehabilitation Services that is providing supported employment for people with IDD. Three hundred employees from DMH, MDRS, and the Division of Medicaid received training in early 2016 regarding supported employment services. As of June 2016, 18 people had been employed. 41 people have been referred for supported employment services through MDRS.”.

Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Medicaid Agencies
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
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