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Recruitment Tools used by SVRA Responses:   

VRTAC-QM Human Resources 

Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model of Supported Employment for persons with serious mental illness:

Below is a link to an updated IPS Works PowerPoint regarding evidence-based research on the effectiveness of IPS services. 25 states have VR and Mental Health (MH) staff participating in the IPS Learning Community.  New Hampshire was the latest to join.

CSAVR and the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) are assisting the IPS and Westat staff in promoting collaboration between state VR and MH staff in developing IPS services. 

If you wish to learn more, please contact Ron Vessell at or (573)-291-6255


ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Home Page (beta)


ADA National Network - Information, Guidance, and Training

Allies for Independence


American Council for the Blind


American Foundation for the Blind:


American Printing House for the Blind


America’s Service Locator


Blindness-Related Resources


Campaign for Disability Employment

CAP-Training-Resource-Collaborative-VR-Agency-CAP-Strategies-Final-8-4-22.pdf (

CAP & VR Moving Forward Together: Collaboration - Zoom- Zoom (webinar recording)

CAP-VR-Moving-Forward-Together-062321.pdf ( (transcript in pdf)

CareerOneStop Coach


Careers in Vocational Rehabilitation


Census Bureau – Disability Statistics


Cornell University



DRS Milestone Payment System




Deaf Resource Library




Department of Labor


Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion ( EARN)

Employee Benefits Security Administration Financial Toolkit (updated 2021 for Covid-19)


Engaging Employers: A Guide for Disability and Workforce Development Service Providers 


Gallaudet University 


George Washington University 


Guide to college for Students with Disabilities

Institute on Rehabilitation Issues (IRI)


J. D. McCarty Center for Children with Developmental Disabilities


Job Accommodation Network


Legislative Tip Sheet Legislative Tip Sheet


Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped:


MegaSkills (fifth edition) and MegaSkills for Babies, Toddlers and Beyond Megaskills

Master’s in Mental Health Counseling Programs Online of 2019 -


MoneyGeek, Guide to Scholarships & Grants for Students with Disabilities


National Association of State Workforce Agencies


National Braille Press


National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials


National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth


National Business Partnerships


National Council on Disabilities


National Federation of the Blind:


National Governors Association


National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)


National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)


National Rehabilitation Leadership Institute


National Parent Network on Disabilities


National Organization on Disabilities


National Technical Assistance Consortium for Children and Young Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind


National Technical Institute for the Deaf


Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government




Office of Disability Employment Policy


Office of Handicapped Concerns

OFCCP - Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs


PEQATAC – The Technical Assistance Center for Program Evaluation and Quality Assurance (PEQA) assists State VR agencies in building capacity through professional education and training of VR evaluators.

Psychology Education Guides -


Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1998 


The National Research & Training Center on Blindness & Low Vision


Rehabilitation Services Administration 


RSA Orientation & Technical Assistance Guide for State VR Directors

RSA TACs RSA Technical Assistance Centers and Demonstration Projects


Social Security Online


SoonerStart (Early Intervention)


The Playlists: Disability Resources for WIOA Practitioners Workforce GPS Disability and Employment Community of Practice


Ticket to Work


U. S. Access Board


U.S. Department of Justice


U.S Chamber


U.S. House of Representatives


U.S. Senate


U.S.A. Workforce


Web Accessibility Initiative 


Welfare Information Network


White House



CSAVR Disability Innovation Grant Fund Webinar January 26, 2021

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