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Lucky 13: Financial Independence for People with Disabilities: Report on Thirteen Years of Operation of the Alternative Financing Programs for Individuals with Disabilities (2013) -- Available formats: pdf
This data report presents cumulative data for all Alternative Financing Programs, and has a specific emphasis on Federal Fiscal years 2011-2013. If you would like additional paper copies, please contact Jason Lucian at email@example.com.
AFP Data report 2009 & 2010 Word Version (2012) -- Available formats: word
This is the MSWord version of the AFP Data document for fiscal years 2009 and 2010
AFP Data Report FY 2009 & 2010 (2012) -- Available formats: pdf
Report on the annual data for Alternative Financing Programs from Fiscal Years 2009 and 2010.
Telework Program: Increasing Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities (2006) -- Available formats: pdf
A Report on the First Two years of Program Operations of the Telework Program FY 2004- FY 2005
Financing Business Equipment to Increase Employment of People with Disabilities (2010) -- Available formats: pdf
This is a report on the six years of operation of the Telework Loan Programs From FY 2004 to FY 2009. Includes data about funding levels, program structure, number of loans made, types of borrowers, and types of equipment purchased. Also includes outcome data on increases in wages and maintanence of employment.
AFP Chartbook 2000-2008: Data from the Alternative Financing Program (2009) -- Available formats: html xls
Annual Report to Congress on the Assistive Technology Act, as Amended for Fiscal Year 2006 (2009) -- Available formats: pdf word
This report contains information about the history of the AT Act, Section 4 on the Statewide AT programs, and Title 3 on the Alternative Financing Programs.
National Study of People with Disabilities Who are Self-Employed (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
This study looks at demographic, economic factors associated with those individuals who have disabilites and are self employed.
Addressing the Assistive Technology Needs of Individuals with Disabilities Through Financial Loans (2006) -- Available formats: pdf rtf txt
Report on the Fourth and Fifth Years of Operation of the Alternative Financing Program for Individuals with Disabilities
Assessing the Alternative Financing Programs: Characteristics of Borrowers and Their Loans (2005) -- Available formats: rtf
This report uses case studies to look at the characteristics of borrowers from a sample of AFPs.
Alternative Financing Mechanisms Title III, Assistive Technology Act of 1998 First Annual Report to Congress by the U.S. Department of Education (2002) -- Available formats: pdf txt
First Annual Report to Congress on the Title III Alternative Loan Programs.
Analysis of the First Year of Operation of the Federal Alternative Financing Program for Individuals with Disabilities - Providing Low Cost Loans for the Purchase of Assistive Technology - November 2002 (2002) -- Available formats: pdf rtf txt
This is a report on the alternative financing programs showing the loan activity of the first year. Includes success stories.
Getting Ready for Telework One-Year Follow Up Surveys - August 19, 2009 (2009) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
Kathy Meisner-Altman of Wisconsin, Milissa Gofourth from Oklahoma and Kathy Gilman of Washington described how their programs are planning to collect, or have collected one-year follow up data on current Telework borrowers. The discussion centered about required data elements, but also explored additional questions that might be asked of borrowers.
Who are the Self-Employed? (2007) -- Available formats: ppt
This presentation provides information gathered by the Washington program through surveys of its telework borrowers.