Nevada Employment Policy Summit

Nevada Employment Resource Guide (2012)

The Medicaid Infrastructure Grant (DHHS #93.768) provided fiscal support to the Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities to design and develop an Employment Resource Guide. This tool is designed for policy makers and administrators, and is critically necessary to make decisions based on employment data from Nevada and national resources.

A printer ready version (PDF) of the Nevada Employment Resource Guide is available here (link)

The Employment Policy Summit

For the 2010 Employment Policy Summit Report, is available in a in a print ready PDF version (4.5 MB).

A  Summit Outcomes two-page PDF version is also available.

The 2010 Employment Policy Summit brought leaders from Nevada together in Elko, Reno, and Las Vegas to change the future for Nevadans with Developmental Disabilities that want to work. Community leaders include Medicaid, Nevada Department of Education, School Districts, Parents, Vocational Rehabilitation, People First, Community Training Centers, Developmental Centers, Persons With Disabilities, non profits, elected officials, and many others.

Dates, times, and locations were:
  • May 25-26, 2010 at The Joe Crowley Student Union, University of Nevada, Reno
  • June 8-9, 2010 at Opportunity Village, Southwest Campus, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • June 15-16, 2010 at the Greenhaw Technical Arts Building, Great Basin College, Elko, Nevada

This Employment Policy Summit became possible through generous funding from the Nevada Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities, and from countless hours from Steering Committee Members.