Work is a Fundamental Right of all Citizens
We provide funding and oversight for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) for developmental disabilities waivers. This includes: determining eligibility for developmental disabilities services, providing service coordination for eligible individuals, and monitoring and paying developmental disabilities providers.
Advocacy For and By People
The ONLY statewide advocacy organization
in Nebraska run BY and FOR people with ANY disability!
We are a professional network of and for the Direct Support Professional and others who wish to demonstrate their support of Nebraska's DSP's. Our mission is supporting Nebraska's DSP's to work with excellence, by offering training, mentoring and coaching.
PTI Nebraska (Parent Training and Information) is a statewide resource for families of children with disabilities and special health care needs.
The Nebraska Consortium For Citizens with Disabilities (NCCD) is a non-partisan, cross-disability coalition of organizations committed to working with the disability community to advance equal rights and disability-related public policies.
Our mission is to lead the world in transforming the lives of all individuals with disabilities and special health care needs, their families and communities through outreach, engagement, premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care.
or over 60 years The Arc of Nebraska has provided advocacy to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. We are a non-profit governed by a Board of Directors and have over 1,500 members across the state.
We help people with disabilities prepare for, find, and keep jobs.
We also help businesses recruit, train, and retain employees with disabilities.
The purpose of the Association of Community Professionals (ACP) is to support and promote the development of quality opportunities for all persons with intellectual and other developmental disabilities in the least restrictive community alternative.
APSE believes in Employment First . Real jobs for real pay for all people with disabilities.
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) is the only non-regulatory federal agency that promotes policies and coordinates with employers and all levels of government to increase workplace success for people with disabilities.
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues.