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Assistive Technology Partnership
Connects people with assistive technology devices and services.

Client Assistance Program (CAP)
Helps find solutions to disagreements clients have with Vocational Rehabilitation.

Nebraska Department of Education

Rehabilitation Act

State Rehabilitation Council
An independent council to review, analyze, and advise Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation

Vocational Rehabilitation Rules
(State Regulations)
Rule 71 Formal review of Determinations
Rule 72 Cost containment

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Scholarship Opportunities

180 Medical - Scholarship opportunity available for those with a spinal cord injury, spina bifida, or transverse myelitis. Brochure

Alliance For Full Participation

The Alliance for Full Participation (AFP) is a formal partnership of leading developmental disabilities organizations with a common vision—to create a better and more fulfilling quality of life for people with developmental disabilities. AFP supports a network of state teams, dedicated to promoting full participation for people with developmental disabilities. Click here for more information

Project SEARCH

Project SEARCH helps students with disabilities learn vocational and competitive skills to help them enter the workplace and to become more independent in the work environment. Click here for more information

Employment Survey for Asperger's Syndrome and High Functioning Autism

Adults with Asperger’s syndrome (AS) and high functioning autism (HFA) often experience difficulties obtaining and keeping gainful employment despite their potential for work. Moreover, unemployment rates for adults with Autism have been estimated to be as high as 80%. Because work is often a gateway to independence and there are numerous negative health consequences attributed to unemployment (e.g., depression, anxiety, and chronic illnesses), employment among adults with AS and HFA is of particular concern from both an occupational therapy and public health standpoint. If you are an adult with AS or HFA, who are also 18 years or older, and have held at least one paid job, please consider participating in the following survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ASEmploymentSurvey

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About Us

Since 1921, the Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation program has helped people with disabilities join the workforce. Our team of experts provides direct services for employers and people with disabilities that lead to employment. Vocational Rehabilitation provides services to U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, and refugees/asylees who have legal employment authorization documents.

Vocational Rehabilitation State Plan 2013

Contact Us

For more information about working with us, please call the Service Office in your area or call our State Office in Lincoln at 1-402-471-3644 or toll free 1-877-637-3422 (1-877-NE REHAB) (Nebraska only). We look forward to working with you to achieve your employment goals.

Career Opportunities

Working for the Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation is very rewarding. View our current list of job openings.

 

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State of Nebraska
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Lincoln, NE 68509