Acronyms

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ACRONYMS Frequently Used

AAA – Area Agency on Aging

ABC – Alliance for a Better Community

ADD – Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

AHEDD – Association for the Habilitation and Employment of the Developmentally Disabled

ARC – Association of Retarded Citizens (archaic)

BFO – Bureau of Fiscal Operations

BNI – Barber National Institute

BS – Behavior Shaping

BSU – Based Service Unit

BBVS – Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services

CBA – Community Based Assessment

CPE – Customized Plan for Employment

CMI – Chronic Mental Illness

CMS – Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CSP – Chapman State Park

CY – Children and Youth

DCED – Department of Community and Economic Development

DCNR – Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

DD – Developmentally Disabled

DHS – Department of Human Services

DOL – Department of Labor

DPW – Department of Public Welfare

ER – Early Reach

EE – Extended Employment

EOC – Economic Opportunity Council

F/W – DHS – Forest/Warren – Department of Human Services

HANDS – Housing and Neighborhood Development Services

HE – Handicapped Employment

HCQU – Health Care Qualifying Unit

HCSIS – Home and Community Services Information System

ICFMR – Intensive Care Facility for the Mentally Retarded

ICM – Intensive Care Manage

IDD – Intellectual and Development Disabilities

IEP – Individual Education Plan

ITQ – Innovation to Qualify

ISO – International Standards Organization

ISP – Individual Support Plan

IWPP – Individual Written Program Plan

MH/MR – Mental Health/Mental Retardation

NISH – National Industries for the Severely Handicapped (now SourceAmerica)

NWSB – Northwest Savings Bank

NWHC – Northwest Health Connections

ODEP – Office of Disability Employment Policy

ODP – Office of Developmental Programs

OJT – On the Job Training

OMR – Office of Mental Retardation (archaic)

OMHSAS – Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration

OVR – Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

PARF – Pennsylvania Association of Rehabilitation Facilities

PCP – Personal Care Planning

PETS – Pre Employment Transition Services

PFDS – Personal Family Driven Services

PFE – Plan for Employment

PIBH – Pennsylvania Industries for the Blind and Handicapped (now Unique Source)

PM – Program Manager

PDD – Pervasive Development Disorder

RC – Resource Coordinator

RCPA – Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association

SQF – Safe Quality Foods

SC – Supports Coordinator

SE – Supportive Employment

SIS – Supports Intensity Scale

STW – School to Work

TAP – Therapeutic Activity Program

TBI – Traumatic Brain Injury

TJTC – Targeted Job Tax Credit

VR – Vocational Rehab

VTDC – Venango Training and Development Center

WB – Waiver Behavior Shaping

WIOA – Workforce Innovation Opportunities Act

WS – Waiver Sheltered

WCCBI – Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry

WCCC – Warren County Career Center

WCHS – Warren County Human Services

WCSD – Warren County School District

WGH – Warren General Hospital

WIA – Workforce Investment Act

WIB – Workforce Investment Board

WIBLE – Work based Learning Experiences

WSH – Warren State Hospital

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