Public Hearings Scheduled for Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Thu 02/18/21 - 09:15

Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (MVR) will conduct two virtual public hearings on vocational rehabilitation services in March to gain feedback on ways to improve services for individuals with disabilities.

Input is welcome regarding MVR’s goals and priorities found in the current state plan.

Public Hearings Schedule

March 4, 2021 March 9, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
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Meeting number (access code): 177 243 9426 Meeting number (access code): 177 113 7745
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Written comments must be submitted by March 31, 2021. Those comments can be mailed to Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, 1735 W. Catalpa Street, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65807; or sent via email to info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

MVR will provide real-time captioning of these events. Individuals who require additional accommodations should make arrangements in advance by contacting 877-222-8963 (toll-free), 573-751-0881 (TTY), 573-751-1441 (fax) or emailing info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

For more information, contact Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, at 877-222-8967.

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Thu 02/21/19 - 11:47

Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (MVR) will conduct five public hearings throughout the state in March to gain feedback on ways to improve vocational rehabilitation services for individuals with disabilities. Input is welcome regarding MVR’s goals and priorities found in the current state plan.

Public Hearings Schedule

March 4
10:00 a.m. to noon
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
Joseph P. Teasdale State Office Building
8800 E. 63rd Street, Ste. 260
Raytown, Missouri

March 5
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Southwest Center for Independent Living
Building B - Community Room
1450 W. Cambridge
Springfield, Missouri

March 6
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence
Community Room
755 S. Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

March 6
10:00 a.m. to noon
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
Conference Room A
900 W. Nifong, Suite 210
Columbia, Missouri

March 7
10:00 a.m. to noon
Missouri Job Center - St. Louis County
The Crossings at Northwest
715 Northwest Plaza Drive
St. Ann, Missouri

Written comments should be submitted by March 31 to Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, 1735 W. Catalpa Street, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65807; or to info@vr.dese.mo.gov.
Individuals who require accommodations should make arrangements in advance by contacting 877-222-8963 (toll-free), 573-751-0881 (TTY), 573-751-1441 (fax), or info@vr.dese.mo.gov.
For more information, contact Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, at 877-222-8967.

Tue 02/06/18 - 10:50

Five public hearings on vocational rehabilitation services have been scheduled in March throughout the state. The hearings will be conducted by Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (MVR) to gain feedback on ways to improve services for individuals with disabilities. Input is welcome regarding MVR’s goals and priorities found in the current state plan.

Date/Time Location

March 6
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Cape Girardeau
SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence
755 S. Kingshighway
Community Room

March 7
10:00 a.m. - noon

Raytown
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
Joseph P. Teasdale State Office Building
8800 E. 63rd Street, Ste. 260
Conference Room

March 7
10:00 a.m. - noon

Springfield
Southwest Center for Independent Living
1450 W. Cambridge
Building B - Community Room

March 7
10:00 a.m. - noon

St. Louis
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
Deer Creek Center
3256 Laclede Station Road, Suite 103
Conference Room

March 8
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Columbia
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
900 W. Nifong, Suite 210
Conference Room A

Written comments should be submitted by March 31 to Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, 1735 W. Catalpa Street, Suite C, Springfield, Mo., 65807, or to info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

Individuals who require accommodations should make arrangements in advance by contacting 877-222-8963 (toll-free), 573-751-0881 (TTY), 573-751-1441 (fax) or info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

For more information, contact Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, at 877-222-8967.

Mon 02/27/17 - 08:49

Six public hearings on vocational rehabilitation services have been scheduled throughout the state in March. The hearings will be conducted by Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (MVR) to gain feedback on ways to improve services for individuals with disabilities. Officials will gather input regarding MVR’s goals and priorities found in the current state plan.

Potential topics discussed will include:

  • Increasing competitive, integrated employment opportunities for persons with disabilities;
  • Improving employment services and opportunities for youth and students with disabilities;
  • Assessing and meeting employers’ needs in employing persons with disabilities; and
  • Increasing the cooperation, collaboration and coordination of community resources to improve quality employment outcomes for persons with disabilities

Public Hearing Schedule
March 6
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Springfield
Southwest Center for Independent Living
2864 S. Nettleton Avenue
Conference Room

March 7
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Cape Girardeau
SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence
755 S. Kingshighway
Community Room

March 10
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Kansas City
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road
Brush Creek Room

March 15
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Jefferson City
Vocational Rehabilitation Central Office
3024 Dupont Circle
Main Conference Room

March 17
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
St. Louis
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
Deer Creek Center
3256 Laclede Station Road, Suite 103
Conference Room

March 22
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Columbia
Vocational Rehabilitation District Office
900 W. Nifong, Suite 210
Conference Room A

Written comments should be submitted by March 31 to Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, 1735 W. Catalpa Street, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65807; or to info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

Individuals who require accommodations should make arrangements in advance by contacting 877-222-8963 (toll-free), 573-751-0881 (TTY), 573-751-1441 (fax) or info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

For more information, contact Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, at 877-222-8967.

Mon 02/22/16 - 08:28

Public Hearings Scheduled for Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Six public hearings on vocational rehabilitation services have been scheduled in March throughout the state. The hearings will be conducted by Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation (MVR) to gain feedback on ways to improve services for individuals with disabilities.  Input regarding MVR’s goals and priorities is welcome.

Public Hearing Schedule

March 7
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
St. Louis
Disability Determination Services
Conference Room
7545 S. Lindbergh Boulevard, Suite 220

March 8
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Kansas City
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road
Brush Creek Room

March 10
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cape Girardeau
SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence
755 S. Kingshighway
Community Room

March 14
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Jefferson City
Vocational Rehabilitation Central Office
3024 Dupont Circle
Main Conference Room

March 21
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Springfield
Southwest Center for Independent Living
2864 S. Nettleton Avenue
Conference Room

March 24
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Columbia
Columbia Public Library
100 W. Broadway
Friends Room

Written comments should be submitted by March 31 to Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, 1735 W. Catalpa Street, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65807; or to info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

Individuals who require accommodations should make arrangements in advance by contacting 877-222-8963 (toll-free), 573-751-0881 (TTY), 573-751-1441 (fax) or info@vr.dese.mo.gov.

For more information, contact Jennifer Kincaid, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, at 877-222-8967.