NY Partnerships in Employment - University of Rochester

New York

~~“A State and Regional Consortia will be created to engage in systems change efforts that contribute to the following 1) developing policies that support competitive employment integrated settings as the first and desired outcome for youth and young adults with developmental disabilities; 2) removing systemic barriers to competitive employment in integrated settings; 3) implementing strategies and best practices that improve employment outcomes for youth and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities; and 4) enhancing collaboration to facilitate the transition process from secondary to other prevocational training settings to integrated employment settings.”
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Education
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Developmental Disabilities Planning Council, University of Rochester Medical Center
Date Enacted: 
09/30/2011
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