Missouri vocationatl rehabilitation.

Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) helps eligible people with disabilities obtain and maintain employment. The VR program is part of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. VR provides a wide range of services for those who qualify for their services. These include:

  • Vocational exploration to determine what services are required for you to become employed
  • Guidance in choosing suitable employment
  • Individual counseling during the rehabilitation process
  • Time-limited physical or mental restoration services that can assist you in obtaining employment
  • Assistive devices (such as artificial limbs, wheelchairs or hearing aids) that increase your ability to work
  • Vocational training to prepare you for employment. This could include tuition/fees as well as books/supplies for education in a college, university, trade school, community rehabilitation program or on-the-job training program
  • Transportation cost necessary for you to participate in a training program
  • Job-related tools and licenses for you when you are ready to go to work
  • Help in developing job-seeking skills
  • Assistance in finding you a job