Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)

Publications

This page contains a descriptive list of publications that are currently available from OVR. These materials are designed to assist consumers in better understanding the OVR program and the process of vocational rehabilitation. Available FREE to anyone interested in learning more about OVR, they are useful to schools, employers, doctors, and other organizations who want to share important information about the OVR program. Brochures and other documents available in print are mailed upon request. If a specific alternative format is required but is not listed, please contact the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.
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Form No.
OVR Audiological Services - Request for public comment
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Announcement of Grant Availability - ACES Project

AGA ACES Project Q&A

AGA Application Checklist - ACES Project
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Announcement of Grant Availability - Management of SSP Services to the Deaf-blind

AGA Application Checklist - Management of SSP Services

AGA SSP Questions & Answers
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OVR 2013 Annual Report Calendar (Accessible version)
(PDF version) (Word version)
OVR-624 (REV 11-13)
RSA Approved PA State Plan 2015
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PA State Board of Vocational Rehabilitation State Plan FFY 2015
As Pennsylvania continues as a leader in the implementation of the Workforce Investment Act, the strategic direction for the general vocational rehabilitation program is provided in this unified State plan.
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Highlights of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014
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Highlights of the Federal Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1998
This large document contains the federal legislation enacted to create the Rehabilitation Program on a national level.
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Grants Procedures Manual sets forth the grant procedures developed by the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) for grants awarded to various organizations. Attachment 1 – Grant Procedures Manual, Attachment 2 – Grant Agreement – Terms and Conditions (Generic Rider B), Attachment 3 - Budget Proposal Spreadsheet Template, and Attachment 4 – Request For Funds (RFF) Template-Instructions.

Attachment 1 - Grant Procedures Manual
Attachment 2 - Grant Agreement Terms and Conditions (Generic Rider B)
Attachment 3 - Budget Proposal Spreadsheet Template
Attachment 4 - Request for Funds (RFF) Template - Instructions
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Employment Services for Persons with Disabilities
OVR-600
Rehabilitation Services Handbook
OVR-601
Out of Work Due to Occupational Injury or Disease?
The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation can help you return to work.
OVR-602
Business Services
OVR is able to provide pre-screened, qualified applicants who meet business human resource needs.

PA Disability Employment Summit (PADES) to be announced in Camp Hill, PA
For information www.padesummit.org

Hiring People with Disabilities How-To Guide
Hiring People with Disabilities How-to-Guide Summary
Case Study/Key Project Outcomes
OVR-610



PADES Information

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PDF
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On-the-Job Training
OVR-611
Compliance With Civil Rights Legislation
OVR-701
Cumplimiento de la ley de Derechos Civiles
OVR-701-S
OVR Transition Guide for Professionals
A Guide for School Personnel

OVR: School to Work Questions and Answers

Cents and Sensibility A Guide to Money Management for People with Disabilities
OVR-802


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Transition From Substance Abuse To Recovery and Work
A Guide for Vocational Rehabilitation
OVR-808
Your Road To Independence
OVR-BVS-525
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