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Abstract Details for The 28th Institute on Rehabilitation Issues (IRI): TANF and Vocational Rehabilitation: Partnering for Employment SuccessTwenty-Eighth Issue: University of Wisconsin-StoutDaniel C. McAlees; edited by Jean Radtke; composed by Sue Scholfield

This document reviews the framework of welfare reform, providing strategies for improved VR-TANF collaboration and employment outcomes for persons with disabilities. It is designed to provide strategies and tools for effective partnerships throughout the rehabilitation process. These partnerships can occur on two levels; the first level exists among persons with disabilities, the VR counselor, and other local front line agency staff. The second can occur on a state level among administrators of VR and TANF and other relevant programs. It is hoped that this document can be a resource for all types of partner