Utah Employment First Partnership


State Policies & Initiatives: 

The Utah Employment First Partnership is a commitment among the Utah Department of Work Force Services (DWS), the Division of Services for People with Disabilities (DSPD), and the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation (USOR) to improve state government services focused on persons with disabilities achieving competitive, integrated and community based employment.

The mission of the partnership is to, “To ensure state government services currently offered by the partners emphasize and support competitive, integrated and community based employment”.

  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Customized Employment
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships