Vocational Services: Home Page
WWRC accepts applications of any individual with a disability whose needs are compatible with the structure, staff, and other WWRC resources. Primary consideration is given to Virginia Department of Rehabilitation Services’ clients pursuing vocational goals. To make a non-DRS referral contact the Admissions Department.
WWRC provides services without discrimination regarding race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age, or disability in compliance with Title VI of the civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Disability Act of 1990. Read More about Admissions.
Postsecondary Education Rehabilitation Transition (PERT) Program
The PERT Program assists students in their transition from high school to post secondary options. Learn more about the PERT Program.
The mission of Vocational Training is to successfully prepare clients for employment, higher education, and/or other career development goals by maximizing their employment, occupational, and self-sufficiency skills. Learn more about Vocational Training Services.
Vocational Evaluation is a comprehensive, systematic process of identification and assessment of a client’s vocational interests, abilities, strengths, weaknesses, aptitudes, and functional needs relative to employment goals. Learn more about Vocational Evaluation Services.
Life Skills Transition Program
LSTP goals include an introductory exposure to soft skills that support a client’s ability to:
- secure entry level employment;
- develop awareness of personal interactions that may impact employment;
- expand interpersonal, personal management, and practical living skills that increase potential for living more independently.