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RA: Vocational Rehabilitation Grants for Indians - FY 2005


CFDA Number: 84.250 - Rehabilitation Services_American Indians with Disabilities

Program Goal: To improve employment outcomes of American Indians with disabilities who live on or near reservations by providing effective tribal vocational rehabilitation services.

Objective 1 of 1: Ensure that eligible American Indians with disabilities receive vocational rehabilitation services and achieve employment outcomes consistent with their particular strengths, resources, abilities, capabilities, and interests.
Indicator 1.1 of 1: Percentage of individuals who leave the program with employment outcomes: By the end of FY 2008, at least 65 percent of all eligible individuals who exit the program after receiving services under an individualized plan for employment will achieve an employment outcome.
 
Measure 1.1.1 of 1: Percentage of individuals who leave the program with employment outcomes.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
1998
58
 
1999
61
 
2000
62
61
2001
65
62
2002
64
62
2003
66
64.10
2004
62
64.50
2005
 
65
2006
 
65
2007
 
65
2008
 
65

Source: Web-based Annual Performance Report

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: January 2006

Limitations: RSA staff must contact grantees regarding missing or apparently inconsistent data.

Improvements: The data collection was revised to improve clarity and to address PART recommendations.
 
Explanation: FY 2003 was the first year that a Web-based system was used to collect annual data for this program. The 2004 target was not met. The 2004 data are based on 69 projects operating in FY 2004.
 

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