Disabilities

TXICFW has found that individuals with Disabilities are underserved in the state of Texas. TXICFW believes further coordination of rehabilitation services especially for school-aged children is needed to facilitate successful transitions into the workforce. Systematic barriers such as lack of public transportation, job opportunities and vocational training programs need to be addressed to holistically meet the needs of individuals with disabilities. Learn more about our work around Disabilities:

Completed Projects

Comprehensive needs assessment of Texans with disabilities.

In partnership with DARS,  researchers at the University of Texas at Austin conducted a comprehensive needs assessment for Texans with disabilities in 2014. The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended calls for periodic comprehensive statewide needs assessments that will result in recommendations to the goals, priorities, and strategies of the state plan that DARS is required… Read more »