Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment Policy Department of Health and Human Services

The purpose of the RRTCs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to achieve the goals of, and improve the effectiveness of, services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act through well-designed research, training, technical assistance, and dissemination activities in important topical areas as specified by NIDILRR.These activities are designed to benefit people with disabilities, family members, rehabilitation service providers, policymakers and other research stakeholders.

The purpose of this particular RRTC is to conduct research, training, technical assistance, and related activities to contribute to new knowledge regarding the effect of public policies and programs on employment for people with disabilities.