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New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS)


New Jersey Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS)

DVR works with students who have an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) and students with disabilities who need specific services to prepare for, get, and keep a job. 

  • A DVR counselor will help you choose a career that will match your interests, skills, and abilities
  • We'll work with you to develop and IEP (Individualized Plan for Employment). This plan includes your vocational goal and the services you need to reach it and succeed in your job. 
  • We can give advice and information to students as young as 14. You can apply for services during your last 2 years of high school.  If you want to know more or want to be referred to DVRS, talk to your school representative or contac you local DVRS office. 
  • Our goal is to make your transition from school to work an easy one.   We'll help you get ready to start working, or to start training that leads to a job.

DVRS has 18 local offices in New Jersey

Central Office # 609-292-5987

Toll Free # 1-866-871-7867

Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Employment / Training
Health Services
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Payment Options
  • Free
  • Medicaid
  • Scholarships / Financial Aid
  • State-Public Contracted Service
Language Spoken
  • Spanish

Last Updated: 11/25/16