Additional Information Resources

Vocational Rehabilitation: Indiana
Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) is a state program which assists people with disabilities to obtain services that help them prepare to obtain and maintain employment. The program is administered by the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) under the authority of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA). Eligibility for VR services is based on state and federal requirements.
Local office: 57 Michigan Ave., Valparaiso
Phone: 219-462-0521

The Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
An international, multicultural organization of professionals committed to full participation in higher education for persons with disabilities.
http://ahead.org
107 Commerce Center Drive, Suite 204
Huntersville, NC 28078 USA
Phone: (704) 947-7779

Indiana Chapter: Association on Higher Education and Disability
http://www.ahead.org/affiliates/indiana
President: David Schwarte
Purdue University
128 Memorial Mall Drive
Stewart Center, Room 111
West Lafayette, IN 47907
President@IN-AHEAD.org


 U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights
The mission of the Office for Civil Rights is to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence throughout the nation
through vigorous enforcement of civil rights.
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html
U.S. Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights
Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-1100
Telephone: 800-421-3481
Email: OCR@ed.gov