WA Division of Developmental Disabilities, Jobs by 21 Partnership Project Report for FY 2009


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

“The Jobs by 21 Partnership Project was funded by the Washington State Legislature for the 2007–2009 biennium. The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) was authorized to identify and demonstrate best practices in sustainable partnerships among Washington’s counties, school districts, employers, families, students with developmental disabilities, and adult service agencies. The focus of the collaborative relationships between Partnership Projects stakeholders was to obtain “Jobs by 21” for young adults with developmental disabilities.”

  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Customized Employment
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Mental Health
  • Employer Engagement
  • Provider Transformation
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships