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Employment Changes for People with Disabilities: Myths and Facts about WIOA
Are you an individual, or parent of an individual, with an intellectual or developmental disability who is working in subminimum wage employment? Are you thinking about working in subminimum wage employment in the future? Get your questions answered. Thursday, April 20 | 6 – 7:30 pm North Regional Library 1315 Lowry Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN […]
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – Informational Meetings
Important new regulations under a federal law called the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act require that individuals who are paid less than minimum wage be offered a meaningful opportunity at least once yearly to learn about the services and supports available to assist them in securing competitive, integrated employment. The Metropolitan Center for Independent Living […]
Lifeworks Discontinues Special Wage Certificate Work
As of March 1, 2017, Lifeworks chose to become one of just a handful of disability service providers statewide without a special wage certificate. Previously, Lifeworks was authorized under section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act to pay special minimum wages — wages less than the Federal minimum wage — to certain workers with […]