Collaboration Announcement

Nebraska

“Nebraska VR (Vocational Rehabilitation) in the Department of Education and the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in the Department of Health and Human Services have partnered to coordinate employment services for individuals with disabilities.

 

The partnership was developed to ensure Nebraska VR and DDD comply with requirements of the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and the Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Settings Final Rule with a focus on competitive integrated employment for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. The focused collaboration will provide for coordinated services between DDD and Nebraska VR to avoid duplication and focus services on employment, integration, and inclusion for individuals with disabilities.” 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
Other: 
  • Department of Health and Human Services
Date Enacted: 
05/01/2018
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