Official Government Website

Resources

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ABILITY:
The goal of ABILITY jobs is to enable people with disabilities to enhance their professional lives by providing a dedicated system for finding employment.

Able to Work Idaho

ACCSES-Idaho:
(formerly known as the Idaho Association of Community Rehabilitation Programs) is a professional non-profit organization dedicated to assisting its membership in the provision of services to individuals who are disabled and disadvantaged.

Americans with Disabilities Act:
Information and guidance

ADA:

Association of University Centers on Disabilities:
A network of interdisciplinary centers advancing policy and practice for and with individuals with developmental and other disabilities, their families and communities.
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Campaign for Disability Employment – Public Service Announcement Download Center

Career & Technical Education

Center for Parent Information and Resources:
Central resource of information and products for the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities.

Client Assistance Program:
CO-AD Assisting people with disabilities to Protect, Promote, and advance their legal and human rights, through quality legal, individual, and system advocacy.

Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CDHH)

Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)

Consortium for Idahoans with Disabilities:
(CID) The Consortium for Idahoans with Disabilities or CID is a coalition of Idaho agencies and organizations concerned with issues affecting people with disabilities.

Council of State Administrators of VR (CSAVR)
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Equal Employment Opportunity Commission:
Offers general information regarding reasonable accommodation
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Idaho Assistive Technology Project

Idaho Commission for the Blind & Visually Impaired

Idaho Commission on Aging

Idaho Commission on Human Rights

Idaho Council for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

Idaho Council on Developmental Disabilities

Idaho Department of Corrections

Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections

Idaho Department of Labor

Idaho Disability Determination

Idaho Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

Idaho Fish and Game (Accessible Idaho)

Idaho Mental Health Counselors Association:
(Search for local Mental Health Professionals)

Idaho Parents Unlimited

Idaho Relay Service (Idaho CareLine 211)

Idaho School for the Deaf & Blind

Idaho Special Olympics

Idaho State Board of Education

Idaho State Department of Education

Idaho State Industrial Commission

Idaho State Rehabilitation Council

Idaho Training Clearinghouse:
A website listing all current special education related trainings across the state.
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Live Better Idaho

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Northwest ADA Center

Accessibility Checklists

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Pathways 2 Success:
to provide information and resources to those working with young adults on employment and career development, this web portal of links related to self-determination and directed transition to careers has been created.

Postsecondary Education Programs Network:
PEPNET Advancing educational opportunities for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Campaign for Disability Employment – Public Service Announcement Download Center

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Rehabilitation Services Administration
Online connection to Federal government disability related information and resources.
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Social Security
A summary guide to employment supports for individuals with disabilities under the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income Programs

Social Security Fraud Advisory: Inspector General Warning 

Social Security Phone Scam Fact Sheet

Plans to Achieve Self-Support:
Introduction and Overview of PASS plans

State Independent Living Council (SILC)

State Rehabilitation Council (SRC)
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Ticket to Work:
The Ticket to Work Program provides most people receiving Social Security benefits (beneficiaries) more choices for receiving employment services.

Trade Schools: Preparing Students with Disabilities:
A complete guide to thriving in trade school and a career with a disability.

Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation:

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Universities:

Boise State University
>> Disability Resource Center

Idaho State University
>> ADA & Disability Resource Center

University of Idaho
>> Center on Disabilities and Human Development
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Willing and Able

Work Incentives:
Special rules make it possible for people with disabilities receiving Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to work and still receive monthly payments and Medicare or Medicaid. Social Security calls these rules “work incentives.”

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

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