Kathleen West-Evans, Director of Business Relations for CSAVR
, for her assistance on this research project and her helpful comments on this article.
is focused on maintaining and enhancing a strong, effective and efficient national program of public vocational rehabilitation services to empower individuals with disabilities to achieve the employment, economic self-sufficiency, independence, inclusion and integration into the community.
committee on client services consumer satisfaction subcommittee report.
Shortly after the regional conference in May 1996, New England CSAVR
charged a continuous improvement workgroup with the task of developing a regional plan and regional benchmarks for streamlining.
During the past few years, RSA and CSAVR determined the need to be more actively involved in IRI and to use this activity as a yearly opportunity to rethink the VR process and to improve program performance.
RSA and CSAVR have remained consistent supporters and contributors to IRI as have the universities funded by RSA and NIDRR.
This exercise made it plain to CSAVR
hat the service delivery system, which had been in existence for more than 76 years, had become a major impediment and an onerous obstacle to the central purpose of the statute--to train and place in competitive employment eligible persons with disabilities.
the participation of SHHH and DCDB staff in annual meetings of the CSAVR
Standing Committee on Services for Individuals Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing;
Proceedings of the 1993 NCRE, RSA, CSAVR
1) This partial list was compiled as a part of a review of undergraduate rehabilitation programs now being conducted at the request of NCRE, in cooperation with RSA and CSAVR
Proceedings of the 1995 NCRE, RSA & CSAVR
Proceedings of the 1993 NCRE, RSA, and CSAVR