This is a Request for Proposals announcement (RFP) issued by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) - Employment First Initiative.
The overall objective of this RFP is for DODD - certified providers to support transformation of their organizational structures and service delivery models from facility-based to community-based service delivery models. The focus should be on community-based employment and adult day services for individuals with complex needs. The outcome will include, during the contracted period, the expectation that a targeted number of adults with intellectual disabilities and developmental disabilities (ID/DD) will obtain integrated community-based services with an emphasis on community employment.
Pre-Proposal Webinar - Wednesday September 30, 2015 10:00 a.m., Register Here
The Job Seekers Guide released on July 1, 2015. This is a web based resource that can be accessed on the Employment First website. It allows for individuals with disabilities and their families to learn about a variety of topics related to community employment including: how to find a job, how to be a self-advocate, information about discovery, and explanations of different employment services and supports. Please click HERE to learn more.