MS CDD Grants and Contracts

Mississippi

“MS Partnerships in Employment grant from the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD) – Disability Rights Mississippi; $74,410

DRMS’s responsibility within MSPE is to maintain the Employment Workgroup and carrying out its activities.  This group focuses on policies, removing barriers, improving access to competitive employment, and system change efforts.

 

MS Partnerships in Employment grant from the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities – Institute for Disability Studies; $144,000

IDS’s responsibility within MSPE is the Stakeholder’s Group and carrying out its activities.  The activities include focusing on innovative strategies and best practices for systems improved for competitive employment.  IDS provides knowledge and awareness to MSPE with periodic information sessions presented to the Employment Workgroup and the Consortium while assisting in carrying out various training activities across the State.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
Other: 
  • Mississippi Council on Developmental Disabilities
Date Enacted: 
07/01/2016
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