Coordination and Integration of Welfare and Workforce Development Systems. Factors that Promote Coordination

03/20/2000

In this chapter, we examine factors that promote coordination, paying particular attention to what distinguishes the current environment and operational relationships from past coordination initiatives. Prior research indicates that there is no single model of coordination and no method that guarantees coordination. Yet, across the sites visited, many of the same factors are in evidence and play important roles in promoting coordination.