Employment First

Employment First Task Force

Employment First is a concept to facilitate the full inclusion of individuals with varying degrees of abilities in the workplace and in the community. Under the Employment First approach, community-based integrated employment is the first and preferred employment service option for youth and adults with significant disabilities. 

Employment First Strategic Plan

Executive Order #28

Employment First Task Force

"An Order Establishing the Tennessee Employment First Initiative to Expand Community Employment Opportunities for Tennesseans with Disabilities"

Read the Order