Charting the Lifecourse Nexus

Charting the Lifecourse [Link] Charting the Lifecourse includes resources, courses, tools, and online and in-person support to help young people with disabilities prepare for all aspects of transition and achieve their goals. “Charting the LifeCourse is designed to be used for your own life, for your family members, or in the work you do. The…

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You Can Do So Many Things! Childrens’ Book

You Can Do So Many Things! Children’s Book [Link] “You Can Do So Many Things!” explores the different job possibilities for a little girl with disabilities who’s interested in horses in Kentucky. Flynn’s journey offers an example for children to see what kind of job opportunities are available when they really take a look at…

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KentuckyWorks SSI IRWE Infographic

Download SSI Impairment Related Work Expense (IRWE) Infographic. Download the “SSI Impairment Related Work Expense (IRWE) Infographic [Accessible Version].“ This infographic talks about SSI and Impairment Related Work Expense (IRWE). Please print and share!

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Data from State intellectual and Developmental Disability Agencies

Data from State intellectual and Developmental Disability Agencies [link] Examine outcomes related to employment services and expenditures reported by intellectual and develop mental disability agencies by state. You can examine the degree to which employment is integrated and compare between states and the nation.

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Kentucky Post School Outcomes Center (KyPSO) Data

Kentucky Post School Outcomes Center (KyPSO) Data [link] KyPSO collects data on students with IEP’s who exited public high schools in Kentucky the previous year. Click on the link below to see the most recent year’s data on employment and education outcomes. You might also use the drop-down menus to look at some of our…

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Inclusive Higher Education Webinar 1: Getting Comfortable with Disability by Christina Bard and Jason Jones

IHE Webinar: Getting Comfortable with Disability by Christina Bard and Jason Jones [link] Watch this webinar to learn more about The HDI Postsecondary Work Team and Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities created this webinar on “Getting Comfortable with Disability” on October 9, 2019 as part of the Kentucky Inclusive Higher Education webinar series. The webinar explores the attitudinal barriers faced…

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Working While Disabled — How We Can Help, 2019 (Social Security document)

Working While Disabled — How We Can Help, 2020 (Social Security document) [link] Read this pamphlet to learn how Social Security’s work incentives and Ticket to Work programs can help people with disabilities who receive benefits and are interested in working. “Special rules make it possible for people receiving Social Security disability bene ts or…

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