Human Resources Code Section 32.075 (Employment Assistance)

Texas

This code defines “Employment assistance” as, “assistance provided to an individual to help the individual locate paid employment in the community.” It defines “Supported employment” as, “assistance provided, in order to sustain paid employment, to an individual who, because of a disability, requires intensive, ongoing support to be self-employed, work from home, or perform in a work setting at which individuals without disabilities are employed. Supported employment includes adaptations, supervision, and training related to an individual's diagnosis.” It also lists the medical assistance waivers to which Supported Employment applies.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Self-Employment
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Employer Engagement
  • Provider Transformation
Other: 
  • Department of Human Resources
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