Health & Disability Advocates

 

INNOVATIVE PROGRAM & POLICY WORK > WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL

HDA also advocates for workforce development issues on the national level. This includes working with state and federal agencies, consumers, and advocates to ensure that people with disabilities have the opportunity for successful employment. To that end, HDA has developed numerous useful documents on national workforce development topics. To see a complete list of HDA's national workforce development materials click here.

Online Library

HDA has a wide variety of documents related to workforce development in our online Materials Library.

Here are some of the valuable resources you'll find there:

SSI and Medicaid for Transition Age Youth

This fact sheet describes the Medicaid and SSI programs for children who are approaching transition age and starting to think about moving from school into the adult service world. It offers short descriptions of the SSI, SSDI, Medicaid and Medicare programs and their eligibility criteria. It also lists resources on work incentives and the Health Benefits for Workers with Disabilities program.

2010 Work Incentives Training DRS Application

This is the application for DRS Representatives interested in participating in the 2010 Work Incentives Trainings.

2010 Work Incentives Training Flyer

This Flyer describes the 2010 Work Incentives Trainings.

Web Resources

HDA also maintains a list of Links with many other websites and online resources on workforce development.