ERIC Number: ED376671
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Employability and Employment Approaches: Currently Practiced in Independent Living Programs. A Resource Document.
Means, Bob; And Others
This document provides descriptions of employment interventions as a resource for use in initiating or expanding employment services for individuals with disabilities. The document presents abstracts of 40 employability/employment interventions and practices currently in use by independent living programs throughout the United States. The abstracts include a brief description of the employment services offered, geographic area served, populations served, staff, funding source, and program effectiveness. The abstracts are accompanied by the names (or position titles), addresses, and telephone numbers of people who are available to answer questions about the described interventions. A "Table of Programs" identifies those programs serving a specific disability group or providing a specific type of service. (JDD)
Descriptors: Adults, Disabilities, Employment Potential, Employment Programs, Employment Services, Independent Living, Job Placement, Program Descriptions, Vocational Rehabilitation
Materials and Development and Dissemination Center, Arkansas Research & Training Center in Vocational Rehabilitation, P.O. Box 1358, Hot Springs, AR 71902 (Order No. 63-1690, $10 plus shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville. Research and Training Center in Vocational Rehabilitation.