Vocational/Habilitation Options

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VR) provides comprehensive, coordinated, effective, efficient and accountable services needed by eligible individuals with disabilities to prepare for, enter, engage in and retain employment consistent with each individual's strengths, resources, priorities, concerns, abilities, capabilities and informed choice.
  • Supported Employment (SE) - individuals with the most severe disabilities are placed in competitive jobs with qualified job coaches/trainers to provide individualized, ongoing support services needed for each individual to retain employment. The employer is contacted monthly and the employee is visited twice monthly, either at or away from the workplace, to address any issues that may threaten the individual's ability to remain on the job.
  • Independent Living (IL) services - promotes a philosophy of independent living including consumer control, peer support, self-help, self-determination, equal access and individual and system advocacy, to maximize the integration and full inclusion of individuals with disabilities in community leadership, empowerment, independence and productivity.

Independent Living Centers in Indiana.

Indiana Assistive Technology Act (INDATA)
Project at Easter Seals Crossroads provides information and access to assistive technology, at no charge, for Hoosiers with disabilities. These statewide services are derived through the Indiana Assistive Technology Act (INDATA) state/federal grant and include: device demonstrations, device loans, recycled computers, reutilized assistive technology equipment, alternative financing resources, and educational trainings and conferences.

4740 Kingsway Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 466-2013 local
(888) 466-1314 toll free
(317) 466-2000 fax
Email: Wwingler@eastersealscrossroads.org
Web: http://www.eastersealscrossroads.org/