The Rehabilitation Division is comprised of three bureaus, which include Vocational Rehabilitation, Services to the Blind and Visually Impaired, and the Bureau of Disability Adjudication. The Division also includes the Blind Business Enterprises of Nevada Program, and the Office of Disability Employment Policy. All of these services are designed to address assessment, training, treatment, and job placement for Nevadans with disabilities. The division places primary emphasis on providing necessary services to help clients work and live independently.
Northern Nevada Disability Access
We are a referral network connecting individuals with disabilities, seniors, and veterans to service providers in Northern Nevada. NNVDA also offers support services for health conditions like (diabetes, cancer, medical specialist and many others).
Our Mission To increase the opportunities for home, community and school success for children with disabilities,including those who are at risk or who have serious emotional disturbances, their families and their service providers, through education, encouragement and empowerment activities.
Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living
The Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living was founded by a small group of people with disabilities who wanted to help other people with disabilities. Thirty years ago, the goal of the program was to help Nevadans with disabilities hone the skills they need to achieve independent living.
Today, the goal is exactly the same. Along the way, we’ve brought in experts, gained and shared knowledge, developed programs, embraced technology and expanded our resources exponentially. The net result is more Nevadans with disabilities living healthier, more active, more fulfilling lives.