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Our services are at the core of what we do. Click the items to the right to learn a little more about some of our main service areas.

Pre-Employment Transition Services

In July of 2014, the reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act took place. The new act is now called the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and includes many changes focused on students with disabilities. Under the new Act, the NMDVR program has added a new service category, Pre-Employment Transition Services (PETS). Below are the components associated with PETS and how our agency may assist your efforts with students' transition needs.

  • Job Exploration Counseling
  • Work-based Learning Experiences
  • Counseling on opportunities for enrollment in postsecondary education
  • Workplace readiness training
  • Instruction in self-advocacy
For more information, contact an office near you.
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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."


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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