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Rehabilitation Division

The Rehabilitation Division is comprised of three bureaus, which include Vocational Rehabilitation, Services to the Blind and Visually Impaired, and the Bureau of Disability Adjudication. The Division also includes the Blind Business Enterprises of Nevada Program, and the Office of Disability Employment Policy. All of these services are designed to address assessment, training, treatment, and job placement for Nevadans with disabilities. The division places primary emphasis on providing necessary services to help clients work and live independently.

Public Records Request

Funding from US Dept. of Education – For Nevada Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), Supported Employment (SE), and/or the Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who are Blind (OIB) programs.  For VR: Federal VR grant paid 78.7% of costs.  In FFY2018, Nevada VR received $18,531,753 in Federal VR funds. Non-Federal funds paid 21.3% of costs ($5,015,583).  For SE: Federal grant paid 95% of costs.  In FFY2018, Nevada VR received $181,159 in Federal SE funds.  Non-Federal funds sources paid 5% ($3,505) of costs.  For OIB: Federal funds paid 90% of costs. In FFY2018, Nevada received $232,946 in Federal OIB funds.  Non-Federal funds paid 10% ($25,882) of costs.

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Southern Nevada
Phone: (702) 486-5230
TTY: (800) 326-6868

Northern Nevada
Phone: (775) 687-6860
TTY: (775) 684-8400

 
 

NV Relay 711 or 800-326-6868
TTY 775-687-5353
An equal opportunity employer/program.
Auxiliary aids and services available on request by individuals with disabilities