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Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
201 East Washington
Madison, WI 53707-7852
(608) 261-0050 (Local)
(608) 266-1133 (Fax)
(888) 877-5939 (Toll-Free)
dvr@dwd.wisconsin.gov
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/

Brief Description

Wisconsin's Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) is a federal/state program whose mission is to obtain, maintain and improve employment for people with disabilities by working with VR consumers, employers and other partners.

Hours of operation: Mon - Fri 7:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Geographic area served: Wisconsin.
Publications: http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dwd/publications/viewsort/LIST.ASP?SearchForm=YES&Division=DVR

Staff

Delora Newton, Division Administrator, delora.newton@dwd.wisconsin.gov

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides vocational rehabilitation services under Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended.
  • Employment/Job Training
    • Provides services that lead to competitive employment for persons with disabilities, also services to help retain employment after acquiring a disability. With its Business Enterprise Program (BEP), locates, establishes, supervises, maintains a statewide small business program for legally blind persons (cafeteria, coffee shop, snack bar, vending machine, and newsstand operations).
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