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All meetings are held from 1pm-4pm on the following dates:
The Commission on Rehabilitation Services is the federally mandated state rehabilitation council, as described in Section 105 of the Rehabilitation Act. The Commission is comprised of a group of citizens appointed by the Governor representing the disability community.
The Commission works with the Bureau of Rehabilitation Services’ Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) program, on matters such as the effectiveness and customer satisfaction with the services provided to Indiana’s citizens with disabilities participating in the VRS program. The Commission is also involved in matters affecting VRS program policies/procedures, goals and priorities, and the State Plan.
All meetings held at Easter Seals Crossroads, 4740 Kingsway Dr. Indianapolis, IN and start at 10 a.m, unless otherwise noted.
- May 10, 2013
- July 12, 2013
- Sept. 13, 2013
- Nov. 8, 2013
|Indiana Commission on Rehabilitation Services
c/o Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS)
402 W. Washington St., MS - 20
P.O. Box 7083
Indianapolis, IN 46207-7083
Video Phone IP: 126.96.36.199
By Fax: (317)232-6478
The DDRS Advisory Council was established by IC 12-9-4 to assist the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services in ensuring individuals with disabilities are as independent and self-sufficient as possible.
|Feb. 2013||March 2013|
The Local Planning and Coordinating Councils
Each regional Cluster must maintain a regional Local Planning and Coordinating Council (LPCC) whose primary responsibility is to identify issues in the delivery of services and to design and implement strategies to effectively address these issues. Through the LPCC, community resources and providers are identified and coordinated. Improvement in communication and cooperation among agencies and individuals are a direct result of the efforts of the LPCC. Each LPCC has a coordinator and members composed of local providers, parents and community leaders. The Cluster
DDRS has reinvigorated the Powerful Parents Groups throughout the state as a grass roots effort to meet face-to-face with parents and families of adults and children with developmental disabilities. Our purpose is to disseminate information, gather feedback and stimulate bonding among parents. Through these groups, DDRS hopes to:
All meetings are from 6 to 7:30 pm local time unless noted otherwise. Meetings with fewer than 10 RSVP’s are subject to cancellation. Please check web page frequently for updates. Please e-mail your RSVP to PowerfulParents@fssa.IN.gov
March 13, 2013 - Fort Wayne
Room 030 Lower Level, Council Discussion Room
Citizen’s Square - government office building
200 East Berry Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Free parking adjacent to Citizens Square on north side - Enter off Berry/Clinton/Barr Streets
RSVP by March 11
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - Richmond - Due to only one RSVP, this meeting has been cancelled.
Municipal Building Community Room, 2nd floor (last room on the right)
Richmond Municipal Building
50 N. 5th Street, Richmond, IN 47374
Park in the front and use the police entrance (West doors). Take elevator or steps to the 2nd floor.
RSVP by April 15
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - Indianapolis
6 - 7:30 PM
Learning Centers C & D,
IU Health North Hospital
11700 N. Meridian Street
Carmel, IN 46032 (317-688-2000)
The Learning Centers are located in the center of the Grand Atrium/main level (beside the Welcome Desk) of IU Health North Hospital. It is convenient to enter any of the main doors to get to the Learning Centers.
RSVP by May 17, 2013