Vocational Rehabilitation Services in Florida

The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) is administered by the Florida Department of Education.
The basic definition of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) is: VR is a federal-state program that works with people who have physical or mental disabilities to prepare for, gain or retain employment. VR is committed to helping people with disabilities find meaningful careers.

Mission Statement
To provide services to eligible individuals with physical and/or mental impairments that will
enable an individual to achieve an employment goal and/or enhance their independence.

The Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation provides the services that are required for
eligible customers to achieve an employment goal, with priority placed on serving the customers
with the most significant disabilities. Employers throughout Florida recognize the value of including
individuals with disabilities in the workforce and provide equal opportunity for individuals with
disabilities in meeting the demand for a well trained and skilled workforce.

Who does DVR serve?

The Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) program is committed to helping individuals with disabilities become part of America