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Employment and Economic Opportunity for People with Disabilities (EEOFPWD) Meeting March 1, 2017

100 W Randolph Conf. Rm (5-300)
Murdock RM
IIDRS Offices
Chicago, Illinois

FCS Video Conf. Room, Harris Bldg 2nd Fl
100 S. Grand Avenue, East, Springfield

EEOFPWD_Agenda_March2017.pdfDownload PDF Agenda

Call In #: 641-715-0700 Access Code: 979-189


1. Call to Order

2. Quorum Established

3. Introductions

4. Approval of Meeting Minutes

5. Review of Employment First Presentation of Recommendations for State Agency Directors held on Thursday December 8th

6. Review of Status of Work Group Strategic Plan Recommendations

7. Brief discussion of “what’s next” for the Task Force

8. Activity Updates (depending on time allocation):

  • Update: Office Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) Employment First Core State and Vision Quest Projects – Tania Morawiec and Lore Baker, DHS
  • Update: DCEO Disability Initiatives – Matt Hillen, DCEO
  • Update: WIOA Implementation – Doug Morton, DRS and Matt Hillen, DCEO
  • SAMSA Grant Update: Katherine Burson, DMH
  • Legislative Committee Update: Phil Milsk
  • Other Agency Updates re: Employment First related activities

9. IDES Update/Administrative issues – IDES

10. New Business – (Please submit prior to the meeting)

• ​Review of meeting schedule - Next Meeting: June 1, 2017 10am-1pm Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)


Future Meeting Dates:
June 1, 2017 10am-1pm Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)