U.S. Departments of Labor and Health and Human Services Issue New Guidance on Health Care and Job Training for Youth with Disabilities
July 30, 2015
Source: U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
This morning, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), in conjunction with the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), released a
“Dear Colleague” letter
aimed at youth service providers, state and local agencies and policymakers. The letter offers guidance to ensure that young people with disabilities or chronic health conditions receive health care transition
and job training services under the Affordable Care Act and Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Get more information and view the letter by visiting DOL.gov.