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New Hampshire Vocational Rehabilitation


The mission of New Hampshire Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation is to assist eligible New Hampshire citizens with disabilities secure suitable employment and financial and personal independence by providing rehabilitation services.

NHVR provides services to both Individuals with Disabilities and Employers adobe acrobat icon.

People with disabilities can work and take advantage of the opportunities available to the citizens of New Hampshire. Yet they face barriers that prevent them from achieving their goals. Vocational Rehabilitation assists persons with disabilities to achieve their employment goals.

Vocational Rehabilitation is a joint State/Federal program that seeks to empower people to make informed choices, build viable careers, and live more independently in the community.

2016 Transition Internship Project. The NHVR Transition Internship Project is designed to provide educators and school personnel with an opportunity to work closely with their local Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) office and transition counselors. The project will run from August 28, 2016 through May 6, 2017 and is facilitated through a blended learning platform hosted through Keene State College. Interns will begin the learning experience with an eleven week in-depth orientation to the VR process through an online course.

2016 Employment Leadership Award Nomination: The Employment Leadership Award Committee invites you to nominate your best business for the 2016 Employment Leadership Award.

Programs and Services
What is Vocational Rehabilitation?
Blind and Visually Impaired, Services for the Independent Living Program
Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Services for the School Transition Services
Disability Determination Services Services for Employers

Advisory Councils Frequently Asked Questions
Becoming a Customer Links
Community Rehabilitation Program (CRP) Forms and Processes Policy Acrobat Reader
Contact Us/Regional Offices Upcoming Events
Customer Guide to NH Vocational Rehabilitation Services VR Counselor Training & Resources
Customer Guide to Job Placement Services NHVR State Plan

NH Employment Security Job Fairs

Lisa Hinson-Hatz
State Director
21 South Fruit Street, Suite 20
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-3471(V/TTY)

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