Policy administrators
Practitioners

People who work in or manage agencies that provide employment supports


Check out the new agency change toolkit!

Check Out the New Agency Change Toolkit!

Designed for providers, this toolkit reviews ten important elements in organizational transformation away from sheltered employment and towards integrated employment for individuals with IDD. It contains resources and tools to facilitate organizational transformation for each of the ten elements.

Individuals/families

People with intellectual/developmental disabilities and their family members


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Charting the LifeCourse via a Social Media Strategy

ICI researchers share findings from a Facebook intervention that used Charting the LifeCourse materials with families of youth with IDD. Learn how this impacted families’ attitudes, expectations, and activities for transition planning.

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Using data-enabled performance feedback and guidance to assist employment consultants in their work with job seekers: An experimental study

The success of job seekers with disabilities in achieving their employment goals depends in large part on the quality of employment supports that they receive from employment consultants. This article describes a study testing the effectiveness of data-enabled performance feedback to assist employment consultants in implementing standards of effective employment supports. Findings show that the intervention group reported an improvement in job seekers’ work hours, earnings and time to hire compared to the control group.