Tag Archives for " Employment First "

Dec 02

Employment First

By Stand Up, Inc. | News

Employment First

A belief that employment in the general workforce is the first and preferred outcome in the provision of publicly funded services for all working age citizens with disabilities, regardless of level of disability.

For many people that receive state funded services, the idea of employment has almost been an afterthought, especially for people with significant disabilities. Other options that have had a higher priority include Day Support, Pre-Vocational training or Sheltered Work in a facility that may have paid wages less than the Federal minimum wage.

Nov 29

Medicaid Services

By Stand Up, Inc. | Medicaid News

Medicaid Waivers can be a source of much confusion at times, but are an extremely valuable asset for those who have them. Our trained staff can not only help answer your questions regarding your specific waiver, but can also assist in utilizing that waiver to help you reach your goals of employment. We believe in […]