The National Center on Leadership for the Employment and Economic Advancement of People with Disabilities (http://leadcenter.org) is a collaborative of disability, workforce and economic empowerment organizations dedicated to a single mission: advancing sustainable individual- and systems-level change to improve competitive, integrated employment and economic self-sufficiency for all people across the spectrum of disability.
Led by the National Disability Institute with funding from the US Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, the Lead Center brings together a range of organizations, thought leaders and best-practice innovators to expand policy, employment, leadership and economic advancement opportunities and outcomes for people with disabilities.
About Our Work
The LEAD Center’s work focuses on the promotion of innovation in policy, employment and economic advancement. The LEAD Center provides policy research and recommendations, training and technical assistance as well as demonstration projects designed to break down silos in existing systems, processes and practices, and foster wider understanding, adoption and integration of next-generation employment practices in both public and private sectors.
Public Policy Activities
Learn more about the LEAD Center by visiting http://leadcenter.org.