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AUCD: Concurrent Sessions: Aligning CMS 1915(c) Employment Services Waivers and State Policies to Achieve Employment First Outcomes: Intentions vs. Outcomes


pptx File Recent Opportunities for UCEDD involvement in Employment Initiatives [download]

pdf File AUCD Issue Brief: 1915c Waiver [download]


Phil Wilson, Ph.D., Director UCEDD
Louisiana State University Human Development Center - New Orleans, UCEDD/LEND

Other Presenter(s)

David Mank, Ph.D., Bloomington, IN, United States, IN - Indiana Institute on Disability and Community, UCEDD;
Wendy Parent-Johnson, Ph.D., Souix Falls, SD, United States, SD - Center for Disabilities, UCEDD/LEND;
Susan Killam, M.Ed., New Orleans, LA, United States, LA - Louisiana State University Human Development Center - New Orleans, UCEDD;


Panelists will discuss how state interpretation and use of CMS 1915(c) employment services waivers can impact community employment outcomes for job seekers with ID/DD. The panel will discuss how states' policies and strategies may improve community employment outcomes or actually create unintended barriers to community employment.

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