Between the years of 1985 and 1996 Colorado experienced significant growth in integrated employment for people with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. Several factors were consistently highlighted as contributing to Colorado's employment outcomes during this period.
Winsor, Jean E.; Butterworth, John; and Hall, Allison Cohen, "Research to Practice: Innovations in Employment Supports: Colorado's State Division of Developmental Services" (2005). Research to Practice Series, Institute for Community Inclusion. Paper 12.