The Facts

The Facts

For exploring government and advocacy resources with information about disability-related laws, programs and tools.

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LawsLaws

Americans with Disabilities Act Website

Americans with Disabilities Act

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Information and technical assistance on the ADA.

Association of People Supporting Employment First PDF file

Association of People Supporting Employment First

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Advocacy and Employment First resource listing.

Association of Regional Center Agencies – Employment Initiative Website

Association of Regional Center Agencies - Employment Initiative

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Advocacy promoting employment for persons with disabilities.

CA Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities Website

CA Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities

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CA statute to advance employment of people with disabilities – policy-related responsibilities.

CA MediCal Working Disabled Program PDF file

CA MediCal Working Disabled Program

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Quick facts about MediCal eligibility and working.

Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Website

Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities

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Employment and training task force works on issues related to employment of people with disabilities.

Campaign for Disability Employment Website

Campaign for Disability Employment

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Disability and business organizations promote positive employment outcomes for people with disabilities.

California Employment First Policy PDF file

California Employment First Policy

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CA Employment First Policy.

Disability Employment First Policy Website

Disability Employment First Policy

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Approach to community-based, integrated employment as first option for persons with disabilities.

Disability Discrimination Website

Disability Discrimination

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How an employer treats a person covered by Americans with Disabilities or Rehabilitation Acts.

Disability.gov – Guide to Employment Website

Disability.gov - Guide to Employment

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Resources to support employment of people with disabilities.

Employment First Movement: The Train Has Left the Station PDF file

Employment First Movement: The Train Has Left the Station

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CA Employment Consortium for Youth – describes CA’s Employment First Policy.

Filling the Promise: Overcoming Barriers to Economic Self-Sufficiency for People with Disabilities PDF file

Fulling the Promise: Overcoming Barriers to Economic Self-Sufficiency for People with Disabilities

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US Senate, Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions. Majority Committee Staff Report – 2014.

The Arc – Employment Issues for People with Disabilities Website

The ARC - Employment Issues

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Research and reports on employment of persons with disabilities.

US Dept. of Labor – Office of Disability Website

US Dept. of Labor – Office of Disability

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General facts and information.

US Dept. of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy – Epolicy Website

US Dept. of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy - Epolicy

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Web-based approach to policy making that engages citizens in new ways.

 

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BenefitsBenefits

Disability.Gov Website

Disability.Gov

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Federal government website for disability-related programs, services, rules, laws.

Disability Benefits 101 Website

Disability Benefits 101

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Plain facts about keeping benefits when a person with disabilities wants to work.

Plan to Achieve Self-Support Website

Plan to Achieve Self-Support

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Resource for “Plan to Achieve Self-Support”.

Social Security Administration Website

 Social Security Administration

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Information about public benefits.

Ticket to Work Website

Ticket to Work

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A Social Security program that provides choices in employment services and access to meaningful work.

Work and Tax Incentives Website

Work and Tax Incentives

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Financial education and asset development.

 

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AccommodationsAccommodations

Accommodations Website

Accommodations

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US Office of Disability Employment Policy. Data and stories about successful accommodation and solutions.

Institute on Community Inclusion Website

Institute on Community Inclusion

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Works to help tap growing workforce of people with disabilities.

Job Accommodation Network – For Employers Website

Job Accommodation Network - For Employers

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Resources for employers.

Small Employers and Reasonable Accommodation Website

Small Employers and Reasonable Accommodation

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Array of resources for employers.

 

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