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Annual Reports

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FY 2014 NIDRR Organizational Highlights

Report on NIDRR FY 2014 operations and achievements.

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Summary of 2013 Annual Performance Reports from NIDRR Grantees

The purpose of this report is to present selected key data from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) 2013 grantee Annual Performance Report (APR). Grant funding presented in this report is for the APR reporting period June 1, 2012 through May 31, 2013. The  report also compares data for 2009 through 2013 on some variables.

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Summary of 2012 Annual Performance Reports from NIDRR Grantees

The purpose of this report is to present selected key data from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) 2012 grantee Annual Performance Report (APR). Grant funding presented in this report is for the APR reporting period June 1, 2011 through May 31, 2012. The report also compares data for 2008 through 2012 on some variables.

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Summary of 2014 Annual Performance Reports from NIDRR Grantees

The purpose of this report is to present selected key data from the National Institute on Disability and

Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) 2014 grantee Annual Performance Report (APR). Grant funding presented in this report is for the APR reporting period June 1, 2013 through May 31, 2014. The report also compares data for 2010 through 2014 on some variables.

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FY 2013 NIDRR Organizational Highlights

Report on NIDRR FY 2013 operations and achievements.

Application Design

Screenshots of ACMS Homepage and Sample Ticket

Accessibility Compliance Management System (ACMS) Software Application

The Accessibility Compliance Management System (ACMS) is a fully accessible web based software application designed to track Section 508 Program Office activities and compliance for all Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Components. The system was custom built for the DHS Office of Accessible Systems & Technology (OAST), which provides governance and oversight for DHS accessibility programs.

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Money Follows the Person (MFP) Technical Assistance (TA) Tracker

The MFP TA Tracker allows MFP-related professionals to track technical assistance requests and outcomes. It allows users to track assigned requests, reassign them to other users, add comments to requests and more.

Screenshot of MFP needs assessment dashboard

Money Follows the Person (MFP) Technical Assistance (TA) Needs Assessment

Money Follows the Person (MFP) Technical Assistance (TA) Needs Assessment is a survey that collects data on states' progress and TA needs in implementing the MFP Demonstration.

Brochures

Smart Solutions Brochures: Healthcare, Sciente & Technology, Banking & Family, Hospitality & Service

Smart Solutions Brochure Suite

This suite of brochures provides the business case for employing people with disabilities. The suite was designed to target employers in high growth industries: Banking & Finance, Healthcare, Science & Technology and Hospitality.

Market Research Report: Making the Case for Hiring and Retaining People with Disabilities

Employer Assistance & Recruiting Network Services Brochure

This brochure presents the findings of employer focus groups designed to determine what would best compel employers to employ people with disabilities. It provides details on what employment issues are most pressing to employers, as well as dispels some common myths about employing people with disabilities.

Solutions for Equal Access, Improving Access to Secure Our Homeland

Employee Brochure

The OAST Brochure was created as part of a comprehensive marketing campaign to provide information to DHS employees on the newly formed DHS Office of Accessible Systems and Technology. The brochure provides information on OAST’s mission as well as a general overview of the office and its programs.

Tabbed inserts: Training, Help Desk, Governance and Compliance

Employee Brochure Tabs

The OAST Brochure tabs fit within the pocket of the OAST brochure to provide more detailed information about OAST services, including Training, Governance and Compliance, and the DHS Accessibility Help Desk suite of services.

EARN Employer Recruiting Brochure: educated, motivated, dedicated.

Employer Assistance & Recruiting Network Services Brochure

This brochure provides an overview of the Employer Assistance & Recruiting Network’s (EARN) consultation and candidate sourcing services. It also includes statistics and quotes regarding why employing people with disabilities makes good business sense.

Smart Solutions Meeting Brochure: welcome letter, sample agenda, and details on materials

Smart Solutions Meeting Brochure

This brochure provides an agenda for a networking meeting between employers and vocational rehabilitation (VR) services professionals. It includes references to helpful resources for employers interested in hiring employees with disabilities.

Documents

Participation in Postsecondary Education for Students with Intellectual Disabilities: A Review of the Literature

Participation in Postsecondary Education for Students with Intellectual Disabilities: A Review of the Literature 2001 – 2010

Co-authored by Dr. Christine Domzal of New Editions, this article reviews the literature from 2001-2010 on participation in postsecondary education by students with intellectual disabilities. The review addresses program design and implementation and describes services across state, regional, and national levels. Little research on participant outcomes was identified. Recommendations for next steps are provided.

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Participation in Postsecondary Education for Students with Intellectual Disabilities: A Review of the Literature 2001 – 2010

Co-authored by Dr. Christine Domzal of New Editions, this article reviews the literature from 2001-2010 on participation in postsecondary education by students with intellectual disabilities. The review addresses program design and implementation and describes services across state, regional, and national levels. Little research on participant outcomes was identified. Recommendations for next steps are provided.

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Formative Research Report on Patient and Provider Conceptualization of Prevention and Preventive Services

This report presents research findings of a formative effort conducted as part of a larger initiative to better understand how patients and providers conceptualize prevention and preventive services. The purpose of this report was to synthesize information to inform the development of preventive service tools to help providers better communicate USPSTF recommendations to their patients.

Understanding the Impact of Hidden Disabilities on Reentry Population Success

Programs that Improve the Lives of People with Disabilities DISABILITY PROGRAM NAVIGATOR INITIATIVE Final Report

Disability Program Navigator (DPN) Final Report

This report documents the efforts and results of the Disability Program Navigator (DPN) Initiative from July 2003 to June 2010. It includes how the program was established, as well as strategies and effective practices in placing individuals with disabilities in jobs identified through the program.

HHS Call to Action

Employer Resource For Implementing An Accessible Health and Wellness Program

This employer resource highlights key issues related to health and wellness promotion for persons with disabilities found in the complete Call to Action To Improve the Health and Wellness of Persons with Disabilities. It was developed collaboratively to provide employers with an introduction to developing and implementing health and wellness programs and services in the workplace that are accessible to all employees, including those with disabilities.