State Differences in the Vocational Rehabilitation Experiences of Transition-Age Youth with Disabilities
AbstractThis working paper presents new state-level statistics on the outcomes for a cohort of transition-age youth with disabilities who applied for vocational rehabilitation (VR) services from 2004 through 2006. Across states, the percentage of transition-age youth applying for VR services ranged from 4 to 14 percent, the percentage of applicants receiving VR services ranged from 31 to 82 percent, and the percentage of youth who closed with an employment outcome after receiving VR services ranged from 40 to 70 percent.
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Date of creation: 30 Oct 2013
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Transition-age youth; Vocational rehabilitation agencies; VR agencies; Youth with disabilities ; State comparisons;
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