MIG Brief: The Entrepreneurship Partners Dialogue Meeting

New York

“The Entrepreneurship Partners Dialogue Meeting that convened in Albany, New York on November 1, 2010 was designed to facilitate discussion about challenges and barriers faced by people with disabilities who want to become self-employed. The meeting was one of the many activities funded by New York State’s Medicaid Infrastructure Grant (MIG), New York Makes Work Pay (NYMWP). NYMWP is a statewide initiative intended to dramatically improve the rate of employment among people with disabilities. It is funded by the Center for Medicaid Services for calendar years 2009 through 2011.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Customized Employment
  • Self-Employment
  • Mental Health
Other: 
  • Burton Blatt Institute, Cornell University Employment and Disability Institute
Date Enacted: 
11/01/2010
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