The Red Lake Vocational Rehabilitation Services Program (RLVR) started operations for the Red Lake Nation in October, 1992. Our Federal funding is received from the Rehabilitation Services Administration - Department of Education - Washington, DC. We work with many agencies and programs at the State, Local and National levels.
The following are services available through this program:
There must be an employment outcome for a person to receive vocational rehabilitation services. The services provided are time-limited and planned services as recorded on an individualized employment plan. Services are provided if support is not already available from another source (i.e. Job Club or the Workforce Center) and addressed if there is a disability-related impediment (barrier) to employment.
Some of the services provided include:
Who is eligible?
The eligibility criteria is that a person must be an enrolled member of a federally recognized Indian Tribe and also be 18 years of age for all services except the Student Work Orientation service, which is 16 years of age or older.
How do I apply?
Contact our office to obtain an application and ask any questions you may have.
Please note that based on current regulations, RLVR is given 60 days to make an eligibility determination. Connie or Donna will review your situation, receive your application, explain the program and services available, collect your medical information, and determine if they recommend program and service eligibility.
(Golden Eagle House)
Red Lake Vocational Rehabilitation
15525 Mendota Ave
P O Box 416
Redby, MN 56670
|Connie Lee Berg||Director|
|Donna Sumner||Employment Specialist|
|Shirly McNeal||Data Entry Clerk|
15-Nov-2016 11:24 AM