HDI Transportation Initiative (with modules)

Visit the Transportation Initiative website [link] The Transportation Initiative is a project of UK’s Human Development Institute and is funded through the support of the Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities. The Transportation Initiative seeks to provide comprehensive information and education on transportation options. This initiative also includes modules on different types of transportation options, such…

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Kentucky Employment Files Video Series

Kentucky Employment Files Video Series [link] The Kentucky Employment files are developed and produced through a partnership with the Council on Developmental Disabilities and the Human Development Institute, University of Kentucky.

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National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability

National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability [link] 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. Phone: 877-871-0744 Tapping into the Power of Families:…

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Kentucky APSE (Part of APSE) and the Bluegrass Coalition for Workforce Diversity

Kentucky APSE (Part of APSE) [link] and the Bluegrass Coalition for Workforce Diversity Organization that helps people with disabilities get jobs and be independent. Phone: 859-221-6689 (Annette Jett) Email: bgworkforcediversity@gmail.com

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Office of Vocational Rehab

Office of Vocational Rehab [link] 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

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Kentucky Supported Employment Training Project

Kentucky Supported Employment Training Project [link] 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, mtyree@uky.edu Person to contact when not getting what’s needed regarding supported employment: Teresa Brandenburg, OVR…

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Community-Based Work Transition Program

Community-Based Work Transition Program [link] Helps students get skills and training to find jobs starting the last two years of high school. Phone: (859) 977-4050 x228 Email: Meada.Hall@uky.edu

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