The Disability Employment Technical Assistance (TA) Center was awarded in September 2020 by the Administration on Disabilities. The TA Center provides evidence-based TA focused on advancing systems change efforts of the grantees to improve employment and economic outcomes for individuals with disabilities. The TA Center uses a logic model to guide evaluation activities and measure TA impact that is illustrated in Exhibit 1. Additionally, the elements incorporated in the data collection and analysis approach is illustrated in Exhibit 2.
Today, U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the launch of a first-of-its-kind national hotline to connect people with disabilities to information and services to improve access to COVID-19 vaccines. The Disability Information and Access Line (DIAL) is now available