Employment First in Utah & Customized Employment: "One Person at a Time."

Utah

A PowerPoint on Utah's Employment First Efforts focusing on Strategic Planning (Employment First Taskforce) and Capacity Building (Customized Employment Training). It contains an explanation of Utah's Employment First Priority (House Bill 240), stating the fundamental importance of work as a part of personal identity and being a citizen of the United States; the false premise of the reasons frequently given as to way people with disabilities can't/shouldn't work. It also has a brief overview of Customized Employment.

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Customized Employment
  • Self-Employment
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Mental Health
  • Provider Transformation
Other: 
  • Department of Human Services
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