This publication was written by staff from the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services and the Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts Boston. It is informed and enriched by the experiences of individuals with intellectual disabilities, family members, school personnel, employment providers and others, who are all committed to creating a workforce that includes individuals with intellectual disabilities. As part of Work Without Limits, this publication is one of many tools designed to provide individuals and family members with the information and resources they need to achieve their employment goals.
This publication is a product of Work Without Limits, funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CDFA No. 93.768). Work Without Limits is managed through a partnership involving the Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services, the Commonwealth Medicine Center for Health Policy and Research at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and the Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Views expressed do not represent official policy of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services, the University of Massachusetts or the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
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The Department of Developmental Services was formerly the Department of Mental Retardation.