Welcome to the Jobs Now Partnership Website!

The Jobs Now Partnership, a federally funded five-year grant, is to help parents, educators, vocational rehabilitation counselors, developmental disabilities case workers and providers, and employers work together, so that when young people with developmental or intellectual disabilities leave high school they have SUCCESS!

Research

Identify current, emerging, promising and sustainable policies, procedures and practices within Hawaii and nationally

Pilot Demonstration

Define and conduct a pilot demonstration to determine effectiveness of recommended multi-agency coordinated, career-pathway services and supports procedures.

Implementation

Recommend and implement a sustainable plan/legislation that will remove statewide structural, functional and financial barriers that impede competitive employment opportunities for youth and young adults with ID/DD

Family Engagement Transition Toolkit

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The Family Engagement Transition Toolkit is designed especially for emerging young adults with disabilities to utilize as a resource to support the course of transition planning for post-secondary education and employment.

Learn more about the Family Engagement Toolkit