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Colorado offers a strong, diverse workforce you may not even know about. These men and women have a range of skills and abilities, and they could really help your business grow - if you only knew where to find them.
DVR is committed to helping our employer partners find candidates who are skilled, loyal, and committed to your success. Even after placement, employers and employees get ongoing support from DVR's professional staff, including job training, guidance on the ADA regulations, and information on disability and employment guidelines. We can also help with financial incentives and facilitation of tax credits.
Across Colorado, too many workers with proven skills are currently left out of the workplace. As Colorado's leading placement organization for people with disabilities, DVR is working to change this by bridging talent and ability so companies and employees succeed.
On August 19, 2016, the US Department of Education, Rehabilitation Service Administration published updated regulation directing the implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) within State vocational rehabilitation programs. A draft of DVR’s Service Delivery Policy incorporating changes required to implement WIOA is now available for public comment.
Public comment will be accepted through 5:00pm (MDT) on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Comment can be submitted directly through the DVR website by following the “Public Comment” link (also provided here:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6TS758C ). Alternatively, comments can be submitted to DVR via email at Augusta.Klimek@state.co.us or by mail:
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Attn: Augusta Klimek
DVR also invites stakeholders to attend a public meeting on Friday, September 9, 2016 from 11:00am – 1:00pm. The public meeting can be attended virtually by registering here:
Additionally, the public meeting will be broadcast at DVR locations across the state for those wishing to attend in person. Those locations are:
Grand Junction DVR Office
If you plan to attend one of the in person meetings, please RSVP by 5:00pm on Wednesday, September 7, 2016: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PublicMeetingRSVP
Thank you for your participation in the development of Colorado DVR’s Service Delivery Policy.
Notice to the Public:
For this assurance, DVR would like to inform you of an additional resource within the Colorado Department of Human Services for concerns related to effective communication for all applicants and clients. DVR has an ADA and Section 504 Coordinator who has the authority to handle grievances under the ADA and Section 504 by applicants and clients in a prompt and equitable manner including grievances related to nonstandard requests for auxiliary aids and services.
ADA and Section 504 Coordinator Contact Information
Ms. Sara Wood
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