Governor Rick Scott is again recommending funding to serve individuals with critical needs on the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) waiver waiting list. This is the third year the Governor has recommended money to serve the waiting list and the second year in a row that the Governor has taken the action to eliminate the waiting list. To learn more, check out this news release.
An iBudget Workshop for feedback concerning the algorithm will be held on February 16, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the APD State Office. To learn more, you can view the public notice at this link.
Also, a public meeting concerning the iBudget rule will be held on February 26, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the APD State Office. To learn more, you can view the public notice at this link.
Be sure to check out our new ADA Events page to see if any ADA 25th Anniversary events are happening in your area.
Also be sure to check out the ADA Contacts page if you have any questions concerning events happening in your area.
The new Abilities Work Web Portal, within the Employ Florida Marketplace, is the state’s official online job-matching and career development tool. The new web portal will help employers identify qualified job candidates with disabilities and post job openings. For more information, please visit the Abilities Work Web Portal at http://AbilitiesWork.employflorida.com. The Help Desk can be contacted at 1-844-245-3405 or AbilitiesWorkHD@vr.fldoe.org.