Final report on the Youth Transition Demonstration evaluation

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The purpose of the Youth Transition Demonstration (YTD) was to assist youths aged 14 to 25 with disabilities to successfully transition from school to economic self-sufficiency. Successful transitions included pursuing a post-secondary education or employment. Through agreements with community-based agencies at six sites in five US States, YTD provided a broad array of transition-related services and supports to participants. The YTD staff also established partnerships with other agencies and with employers to improve employment and educational outcomes. Services included: individualized...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Disability; Employment; Youth; Participation; Evaluation; Policy

Keywords: Transition from education and training to employment; Employability; Employment service; Youth transitions; Disabled; Labour force participation; Social participation; Youth program; Program evaluation; Policy implications

Geographic subjects: United States; North America

Published: [Washington, District of Columbia]: Social Security Administration, Office of Research, Demonstration, and Employment Support, 2014

Physical description: [251] p.

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https://www.ssa.gov/disabilityresearch/documents/YTD%20Final%20Report%20508%20Compliant%2012-29-2014.pdf

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More information about this project may be found at: https://www.ssa.gov/disabilityresearch/youth.htm
The site-specific interim reports may be found at: https://www.ssa.gov/disabilityresearch/interimreports.html

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 123.483

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