Review VR issue No. 4, 2014
Review VR issue No. 3, 2013
This issue of ReviewVR explores the policy level impact of the Affordable Care Act on funding health-related vocational rehabilitation services.
Review VR Issue 1, 2012
September 11, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST
Join the State Employment Leadership Network for the next compelling event in their series on 11/6/2014 titled, “Recognizing the Influence and Impact of Street Gangs on the IDD Population.” The presenter, Gordon Swensen, director of Statewide Strategic Alliances, Utah State Office of Rehabilitation will speak about the impact of street gangs on people with IDD, what trend data is telling us, and how to best support people with IDD.
For more information and to register, visit: http://connectpro97884399.adobeconnect.com/selnicbgang/event/event_info.html
In partnership with CSAVR and the NET, the Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI) is conducting research on business relations and employment for people with disabilities served by state vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies. We are currently accepting nominations of business relations practices used by VR agencies and other employment programs.
Please nominate a practice using this nomination form.
Can you help us identify emerging practices? We’re looking for ones that:
As part of this effort, the ICI is creating a publicly accessible index of practices being implemented by VR agencies, other public or private employment agencies, and businesses.
If you know of any activity or practice that focuses on meeting the needs of businesses and promoting employment for people with disabilities, please let us know. We are looking for innovative practices, either new or longstanding. The nominated practices are not required to be formally established or evidence-based.