Ohio Employment First Administrative Rule


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

The Administrative Rules assert that, “Community Employment is competitive employment that takes place in an integrated setting;

Every individual of working age will have a person-centered planning process to identify their desired employment outcome and their place on the path to community employment; and Services and supports will be provided to help the individual move along the path to community employment.” It also outlines the responsibilities of the County Boards and Providers.

  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Education
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Department of Job and Family Services Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities