Employment First is an effort taken on by states to change systems and create a reality of
meaningful work for all people with disabilities, including people with significant and complex
As Hawaii moves forward with this initiative in 2023, we seek the guidance, information, and
processes from experts in the Pacific Rim about how to move forward with the State of Hawaii’s
Employment First efforts. Please join us to discuss the mechanisms in place to help us work
toward competitive, integrated employment outcomes.