Advisory Councils in the Vocational Rehabilitation Bureau - Services for Employers
State Rehabilitation Council
The State Rehabilitation Council (SRC) is Vocational Rehabilitation's (VR) central advisory group. This group advises VR on its policy and procedures. The SRC is a group of New Hampshire residents, more than half of which are persons with disabilities, who are appointed by the Governor to advise her and the agency on issues related to the employment of persons with disabilities.
Who may participate in the Rehabilitation Council?
The Governor may appoint any of the following:
- You or any individual with a disability or your representative.
- Other rehabilitation service providers.
- Representatives from programs with which VR has cooperative agreements and groups from which VR would like to receive advice.
- Business people
State Rehabilitation Council Officers
- Chair: Christopher Purington
- Vice-Chair: Isadora Rodriguez-Legendre
State Rehabilitation Council meeting
November 4, 2021
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
21 South Fruit Street, Room 100
The meeting will be held in person. On-line access will be available for those wishing to participate remotely. Contact Sue Roma at firstname.lastname@example.org for link and log in information.
SRC Liaison is:
1-800-299-1647 or (603) 271-3348
State Rehabilitation Council meeting minutes
- April 22, 2021
- January 21, 2021
- September 23, 2020
- June 25, 2020
- April 23, 2020
- January 23, 2020
- SRC Annual Report 2019
- November 15, 2019
- State Rehabilitation Council Retreat, October 10, 2019
- September 25, 2019
- June 27, 2019
- April 25, 2019
- January 24, 2019
- October 30, 2018
- September 27, 2018
- June 26, 2018
- May 4, 2018
- May 1 2018
- October 31, 2017
- September 28, 2017
- June 22, 2017
- April 27, 2017
- February 27, 2017
- October 26, 2016
- June 20, 2016
- April 28, 2016
- January 14, 2016
Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC)
The Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) identifies and sets priorities for independent living services in New Hampshire, thus insuring participation by persons with disabilities in the planning process of the State Plan. Members or the SILC are appointed by the Governor and the majority are individuals with disabilities.
- Critically examines the needs of individuals with disabilities;
- Develops the State Plan for Independent Living with the State Agency;
- Advocates for individuals with disabilities;
- Evaluates independent living programs in the state;
- Produces educational materials.
To share your thoughts "on disability related issues" or for more information contact:
c/o Governor's Commission on Disability
54 Regional Drive, Suite 5
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-2773 or 1-800-852-3405
(Voice/TTY) Fax (603) 271-2837