Memorandum of Understanding Developmental Disabilities Services Vocational Rehabilitation

Oregon

“,,,IDDS adoption of and VR endorsement of the “Employment First Policy” for working age adults with developmental disabilities”
 
“This memorandum of understanding (MOU) is to impact and be implemented statewide, with a target population of all working age individuals with Developmental Disabilities eligible for both VR and ODDS services.  This will include school age individuals engaged in employment related transition services. The general purpose of the MOUR is to support the Charter between the Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Welfare, Self Sufficiency Program and rthe Aging and People with Disabilities that creates the initiative entitled Improved Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities; to fully implementation Executive Order 115-01; and, to fulfill mandates from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) to empower individuals with disabilities to maximize employment, economic self-sufficiency, independence, and inclusion and integration into society. “
 
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Date Enacted: 
03/30/2016
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