Nebraska VR & Project SEARCH

Nebraska

~~“Nebraska VR works with schools and other organizations across the state to help students plan for the future and prepare for careers that match their skills, abilities, and interests.
To meet the employment needs of students with disabilities, Nebraska VR provides pre-employment transition services which include:
• Job Exploration Counseling
• Workplace Readiness Training
• Work-Based Learning Experiences
• Counseling on Comprehensive Transition or Post-Secondary Educational Programs
• Instruction in Self-Advocacy
In Nebraska every high school has an assigned Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) counselor who can help students who have an identified disability to gain skills, find a job and start a career.”

 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Education
Topics: 
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Date Enacted: 
08/10/2018
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