140 East 300 South
Contact: Donna Sato
Phone: (801) 526-9239
Proposed Award Amount: $695,666
Project Emphasis: People with disabilities.
Summary Paragraph: This project plans a combination of statewide comprehensive services and regional model services. Statewide services include 1) enhancing One Stop staff capacity with a Disability Manager position in the Utah Department of Workforce Services, consistent staff training on disability issues and support resources, and 2) other strategies such as a statewide accessibility study, a consumer outreach campaign, and statewide employer outreach. Model services will be demonstrated in one rural and one urban One Stop. Those sites will demonstrate a disability screening process, a Disability Program Navigator Project, and a Model Disability Training Program for customers with disabilities.
agencies, private non-profit organizations and individuals with disabilities
who are members of the Utah Work Incentives Coalition (UWIC), including the
Utah State Office of Rehabilitation, Office of Education, Department of Health,
Department of Human Services,