Employment, Vocational Rehabilitation
WIOA may help improve employment outcomes by:
- providing guidelines to increase transition services
- improving supported employment services
- increasing integrated employment
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), signed in 2014 and effective as of July 2015, aims to increase employment opportunities for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This fact sheet explores how WIOA aims to do this.
Murthy, V.D., Rast J.E., Roux A.M. National Autism Data Center Fact Sheet Series; Issue 9. Philadelphia, PA: Life Course Outcomes Research Program, A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, Drexel University, 2016.