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This pub tells you how to get assistive technology from the Department of Rehabilitation (DOR). You have to be eligible for DOR services to get it. DOR helps you reach an employment goal.
Social Security has special rules known as “work incentives.” You can use them to help you go to work without suddenly losing your benefits. This pub tells you about “work incentives” when you get SSDI.
Social Security has special rules known as “work incentives.” You can use them to help go to work without suddenly losing your benefits. This pub tells you about “work incentives” when you get SSI.
The Individualized Plan for Employment (IEP) is something you create with DOR. This pub tells you what an IPE is. It tells you how it is developed and what is included.
What is America’s Job Center of California?
America’s Job Center of California (formerly the One-Stop Career Center) was established by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) offers a comprehensive range of workforce development activities through statewide and local organizations. These centers are administered by the state Workforce Investment Board (WIB) consisting of representatives from businesses, labor organizations, educational institutions an
This pub explains that DOR will not pay for services you can get from others. It tells you what types of services you may get from others. It tells you the law that allows DOR to do this.
Competitive Integrated Employment, or CIE, means people with disabilities can earn the same pay as others without disabilities. It means those with disabilities can work where people without disabilities work. This pub tells you about CIE. It tells you what happens to your SSI when you work. It tells you how to get CIE, and who can help you get it.
This pub tells you how young people with disabilities can get help as they move into their adult life. This help focuses in their transitioning with Schools, regional centers and DOR. This pub tells you how to find help with transition, and what to do if you have trouble getting it.
Federal and state law require employers to accommodate your disability. This pub gives you a sample letter to ask for an accommodation. It has a sample letter for your doctor. It tells you what to do if your employer will not give you an accommodation for your disability so you can do your job.