Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED): Vocational Rehabilitation Services Information and Instructions for Vendor Application to Provide Services to VRS Consumers Overview

May 2012
Minnesota State Register;5/14/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 43, p1391
The article reports that the Department of Employment and Economic Development in Minnesota (DEED) has requested vendors to provide job-related services to disabled people in Minnesota. It states that the aim of the request for Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) is to determine the eligibility of an individual is eligible for VRS services and the nature and scope of services needed by the individual.


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