Rehabilitation Services is seeking public comment on its proposed State Plan developed in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
by 5 p.m. Jan. 7, 2016. Rehabilitation Services will also conduct a public hearing
to receive comments at 1 p.m. Jan. 5, 2016.
Proposed Combined Portion of the State Plan under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
Rehabilitation Services, the state's vocational rehabilitation agency, is one of the Core Partners in the new Combined State Plan developed as a WIOA requirement. Other Core Partners are:
- Adult, dislocated workers, and youth services programs overseen by the Kansas Department of Commerce and operated through local workforce areas and centers. Also included are labor exchange services.
- Adult Education overseen by the Kansas Board of Regents and operated through two-year colleges, school districts, and community-based organizations statewide.
The Combined Portion of the State Plan establishes a vision and operational strategies to align workforce services for jobseekers, workers and employers. Copies of this document and instructions for submitting comments are available at the KANSASWORKS State Board website
. Public comments are encouraged and are due by Jan. 15, 2016.
Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services: Approved State Plan for Federal Fiscal Year 2016
This State Plan for Independent Living has been approved by the Rehabilitation Services Administration in the U.S. Department of Education.
2010 Annual Report
State Rehabilitation Council of Kansas & Kansas Rehabilitation Services