The September 2020 issue of LEAD On! features stories on National Disability Employment Awareness Month, LEAD Center’s Initiatives and Federal Partnerships, Connecting Veterans with Service-Connected Disabilities to Registered Apprenticeship, and more.
The Knowledge Translation (KT) Consortium brings together federally funded Training and Technical Assistance Centers, each with their own unique mission addressing different aspects of employment, career readiness and development, transition, and accessibility for youth and adults with disabilities.
This brief discusses how provisions of the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (Public Law 113-295)1 can be combined with federal benefit services and other federal programs and initiatives to further competitive integrated employment for people with disabilities.
This new brief, written by Lisa A Mills, Ph.D., LEAD Center Subject Matter Expert, discusses advancing competitive integrated employment for people with disabilities and provides tips and lessons learned for state government leaders interested in promoting gainful employment as a public policy goal