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The number of New Mexicans with a Disability referred to the NMDVR and applying for NMDVR services continues to increase. Unfortunately, our program funding has not.

By law, the NMDVR must implement an Order-of-Selection process to prioritize individuals to whom we can provide services based on disability priority as follows:

Priority

  • Individual with a Most Significant Disability
  • Individual with a Significant Disability
  • Individual with a Disability

Effective August 13, 2018, the NMDVR can only provide services to individuals meeting priority 1 - Individual with a Most Significant Disability.

For More Information, download the Order of Selection Flyer

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I had been a client of DVR from January 2008 through June 2017.  DVR provided the support I needed to graduate from Pharmacy school, in addition to, providing the right resources that helped me acquire a driver's license.  I am now suitably employed with the VA Hospital in Fort Worth, TX.  Thank you DVR for being there at every step in my journey. 

Dannie McMahan

With the support of DVR, I was able to graduate from nursing school with a RN (Registered Nurse) degree.  I am now gainfully employed as a Nurse.  Thank you DVR for your help and patience.  "I am grateful, and feel ready now to give back to the world."

IK

With guidance from DVR, I was able attend cosmetology school and successfully pass the NM Board Certification Exam.  I am currently working as an intern at a barbershop, while continuing to attend school.  Thank you DVR for all your support and guidance.

Johnny Salazar

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