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Library

The NCISI Library is a critical vehicle for sharing up-to-date information on the reforms that are happening within the state and across the country, as well as research and best practices in the area of supported employment and full inclusion of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
The NCISI Library will be updated frequently as new promising practices are identified.
The NCISI Library will also archive videos of consumers, family members and people within the state who have a perspective on improving the lives of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

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Occupational Health

Get Ready!™

In April Fedcap’s Chief Strategy Officer Lorrie Lutz,  provided a comprehensive demonstration of Get Ready!™ --Fedcap’s signature web-based work readiness tool-- to over 100 members of the New York State

EmployMeFirst website to connect disabled with jobs: 'They want the same things you and I want'

Beth Reese Cravey, writer for The Florida Times, publised "EmployMeFirst website to connect disabled with jobs: 'They want the same things you and I want'." Read this article to see

State Helping Disabled Persons Get

Sarah R. Gregory, writer for The Greeneville Sun out of Tennessee, posted an article called "State Helping Disabled Persons Get Community Jobs." The article touches upon Employment First, traditional approaches towards employment, focusing on peoples abilities, and building relationships with businesses'. Read the article now, click here.

Program Looks To Turn People With Disabilities Into Entrepreneurs

Michelle Diament from disabilityscoop recently published "Program Looks To Turn People With Disabilities Into Entrepreneurs," an article that looks at a new program being developed by staff at the University

Center Provides Work, Paychecks, Identities for Many with Disabilities

Emilee Bench is a writer for Deseret News out of Salt Lake City, Utah.  Her recently published article called "Center provides work, paychecks, identities for many with disabilities," looks inside

States Offered $15 Million To Spur Disability Employment

"States Offered $15 Million To Spur Disability Employment," written by Shaun Heasley for disabilityscoop is a resource explaining new funding available for state workforce agencies. Read the informative article now!