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Abstract Details for Create Your Own AIVRS Program Overview

The tool is a guideline for AIVRS Program Directors/Managers to use for annual strategic planning or as an organizational management activity to set priorities, focus personnel time commitment and resources and to ensure that the staff are working toward achieving common goals. The activity also takes users through assessing staff motivation, a review of the AIVRS Vision and Mission statements, the AIVRS Program History and Background, the program strengths and assets, the program challenges and barriers in preparing consumers for gainful employment, the AIVRS staff funded by the approved grant proposal (both Federal and Non-Federal resources), a review of all proposed goals/objectives, a review of the evaluation tools to measure program and consumer outcomes, the review of coordinated comparable services and benefits available from other agencies, schools, and/or organizations, and finally, the plans for consumer involvement with the AIVRS Program.