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Open Employment Staff Training Course

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU- RRTC) announces the next online certificate course in "Open Employment Placement and Support Strategies for Individuals with an Intellectual Disability." The course is open to...

Disability Employment Services Funding Cuts

The new Disability Employment Services (DES) began from 1 July 2018.  There are two major problems with the new DES system. The new system has cut funding to jobseekers with intellectual disaiblity on average by 31%. There is a lack of information and support to help...