Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

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Information, Updates and  Frequently Asked Questions

How we prioritize services changed in November 2017. This is called the "Order of Selection".  Please review the information to learn more about how it may affect those with disabilities who seek vocational services.


Who We Are

Welcome to Washington DVR’s website! Helping individuals with disabilities to participate fully in their communities and become employed is our purpose and passion. Whether you are an individual with a disability, someone seeking employment at DVR, an employer, or a DVR contractor we hope your visit to our site is helpful. Please share your feedback about our site to the DVR Webmaster.

Our Purpose

DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment.  As a division of the Department of Social and Health Services, with offices located throughout Washington, DVR has partnered with communities for over 70 years to help meet the employment needs of people with disabilities and employers.

Who We Serve

  • People with disabilities who want to work but face a substantial barrier to finding or keeping a job

What We Do

  • We provide individualized employment services and counseling to people with disabilities
  • We provide technical assistance and training to employers about the employment of people with disabilities
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