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RA: Independent Living Services for Older Blind Individuals - 2005

CFDA Number: 84.177 - Rehabilitation Services_Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who are Blind


Program Goal: Support individuals with significant disabilities, including older blind individuals served by Independent Living programs, in the achievement of their independent living goals.
Objective 8.1 of 2: Through the provision of services (either directly or through contracts), increase the percentage of consumers receiving services funded through OB Title VII, Chapter 2 funds who report having access to services needed to improve their ability to live more independently and participate fully in their communities.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: Increase the percentage of Title VII, Chapter 2 consumers who report having access to previously unavailable assistive technology aids and devices, and increase the percentage of Title VII, Chapter 2 consumers who report improved ADL skills.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
The percentage of Title VII, Chapter 2, consumers who report having access to previously unavailable assistive technnology aids and devices; and the percentage of Title VII, Chapter 2, consumers who report improved ADL skills.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
 
AT ADL
AT ADL
2005
   
999 999


Explanation: This is a new measure for the OB program. The expectation is that the FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline. Each subsequent year will increase by 1 percent.  
Additional Source Information: Annual 7-OB reports.

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2004 - 2005
Data Available: July 2006
Review of 7-0B reports by regional staff.

 

Objective 8.2 of 2: Improve the efficiency and transparency of the IL Title VII, Chapter 2 Older Blind Program.
Indicator 8.2.1 of 1: Make Title VII, Chapter 2 data available to the public.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
Number of months from data due date to the release of data to the public.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2005
 
7
2006
 
5


 
Additional Source Information: Annual 7-OB report.

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2004 - 2005
Data Available: July 2006

Limitations: Data are self-reported.

 

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