Individualized supports to people with disabilities, including vocational training, job coaching, travel training, technological aids, counseling, job placement, and other supports to assist in achieving or maintaining employment.
Improve educational, training, and employment opportunities and outcomes for adults with disabilities who are unemployed, underemployed, and/or receiving Social Security disability benefits, by refining and expanding already identified successful public workforce strategies;
Help these individuals with disabilities find a path into the middle class through exemplary and model service delivery by the public workforce system;
Improve coordination and collaboration among employment, training and asset development programs implemented at state and local levels, including the expansion of the public workforce investment system's capacity to serve as Employment Networks under the Social Security Administration’s Ticket to Work Program; and
Build effective community partnerships that leverage public and private resources to better serve individuals with disabilities and improve employment outcomes.
Adult Career and Continuing Education Services - Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) District Offices
Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) starts with the presumption that all individuals with disabilities can benefit from vocational rehabilitation services and should have opportunities to work in jobs integrated within their communities. Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors guide individuals through service programs they need to reach their employment goal.
Adult Career and Continuing Education Services - Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) offers access to a full range of employment and independent living services that may be needed by persons with disabilities throughout their lives.