Eligibility Determination

To be determined eligible for services, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must have a physical or mental impairment;
  • Which for you constitutes a substantial impediment to employment;
  • You can benefit in terms of an employment outcome; and
  • You must also require vocational rehabilitation services in order to prepare for, enter, engage in or retain gainful employment.

During the assessment phase, DVR staff will work with you to gather diagnostic information. This may include having a physical or psychological evaluation to determine eligibility.