Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS)
 
Contact Information
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
609-292-5987
e-mail

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Department of Labor and Workforce Development
135 E. State St.,
P.O. Box 398
Trenton, NJ 08625-0398
Web site
 
Hours of Service
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
 
How to Apply

Contact local office for appointment, submit an online referral, or call Central Office at 609-292-5987 for further information.

 
Parent Organization
Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Trenton, NJ 08625
Web site

 
Program Description
DVRS provides a wide range of individualized services to assist persons with disabilities to prepare for, obtain and/or maintain employment consistent with their strengths, priorities, needs, abilities, and capabilities. Specific services are offered based on individual need. Services include vocational assessment, counseling and guidance, job placement assistance, education and vocational training, and other services as required to assist the individual to achieve employment. Transportation assistance is available for eligible consumers who are receiving Vocational Rehabilitation services.
 
Fees
Most services are free for eligible consumers - sliding scale for some services.
 

Eligibility

General Requirements:
A person with a disavility which results in a substantial impediment to employment.
 
Income Requirements:
None
 
Areas Served
Statewide, through local office
 
Language Translation Services
English
Spanish
American Sign Language
 
Program Web Site Address
http://www.nj.gov/labor/dvrs/vrsindex.html