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Employment is a key to full citizenship for Oregonians with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Employment establishes community connections that allow people to become contributing and valued members of their communities. As with all other citizens, for individuals with I/DD, employment has many positive impacts. These impacts include increasing self-worth, building relationships, and access to community resources. Employment improves economic well-being as well as physical and mental health.

Employment is a key to full citizenship for Oregonians with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Employment establishes community connections that allow people to become contributing and valued members of their communities. As with all other citizens, for individuals with I/DD, employment has many positive impacts. These impacts include increasing self-worth, building relationships, and access to community resources. Employment improves economic well-being as well as physical and mental health.
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United States

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Employment is a key to full citizenship for Oregonians with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Employment establishes community connections that allow people to become contributing and valued members of their communities. As with all other citizens, for individuals with I/DD, employment has many positive impacts. These impacts include increasing self-worth, building relationships, and access to community resources. Employment improves economic well-being as well as physical and mental health.

Language:

English

Contact:

503-269-7190


Episodes

Referring People to Vocational Rehabilitation

5/21/2019
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Duration:00:19:31

How to Tell Your Employment First Success Story

5/6/2019
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Duration:00:16:40

Youth Transition Program in Oregon

4/16/2019
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Duration:00:16:29

What is ADL/IADL anyway?

4/2/2019
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Duration:00:19:07

Pre-Employment Transition Services with Vocational Rehabilitation

3/19/2019
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Duration:00:22:36

Tips on Having the Employment Conversation

3/5/2019
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Duration:00:20:12

Building an Employment Plan That Works

2/19/2019
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Duration:00:23:12

History of Employment First in Oregon

2/4/2019
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Duration:00:21:46