Shows colleges from all over the country that have programs for students with disabilities.
Many resources for youth with disabilities about getting work. They also share ways for youth to become a leaders in helping people with disabilities get work. They can also help students in high school who want to work with computers.
This InfoBrief explores the important role families play in the job search and retention for youth with disabilities.
The guide helps those assisting youth with disabilities navigate the range of state and federal government programs and benefits for people with disabilities in the United States.
Introduces families to a new way of looking at career development for youth.
State program that gives funding, job coaches, and support to people with disabilities so they can work.
Phone: (502) 564-4440 or (800) 372-7172
Program that helps people with disabilities find jobs that they like to do and do well.
For general supported employment questions or for ideas to improve this web page:
Katie Wolf Whaley, cell 859-218-5960, email@example.com
Person to contact when not getting what’s needed regarding supported employment:
Teresa Brandenburg, OVR Supported Employment Program, office 502-564-4440 or 1-800-372-7172.
Gives lots of information about health transition and other websites to help.
Easy read guide to Medicaid.
Learn more about applying for disability benefits.
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) can help people with disabilities over 18 by giving them cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, and housing and children with disabilities under 18 whose parents have a qualifying income.
Phone: 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778)
Funds to help people with disabilities get help as adults. There is a waiting list.
Funds to help people with disabilities pay for supports, training, extra care, therapy, and more.