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Vocational Rehabilitation - Dept of Social and Health Services

RCW 74.29

The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) program serves eligible individuals with all types of disabilities who want to work and need vocational rehabilitation services to overcome barriers to employment that result from a disability. Individuals are eligible for services if they have a physical, mental, or sensory disability that results in an impediment to employment and they require vocational rehabilitation services to gain or maintain employment. The services DVR provides are person centered and based on each individual’s strengths. DVR strives to achieve full employment for people with disabilities in career-focused positions providing competitive wages and benefits.

Agency Mission

To transform lives by creating pathways for self sufficiency through meaningful counseling and vocational planning, community partnerships, increased job skills, and access to employment opportunities.
Request 141,894,000
Net change from current biennium 64,039,754 Increase
Percent change from current biennium 82.3% Increase

Program Level Summary

Fund Title Actual Estimated Proposed
Actual Estimated Estimated Proposed Proposed
General Fund - Federal 45,839,580 36,361,817 17,496,316 54,104,000 55,491,000
General Fund - State 14,513,796 16,597,169 6,060,382 16,336,000 15,963,000
Pension Funding Stabilization Account - State 1,012,000 1,012,000 253,000
State Agency Office Relocation Pool Account - Nonappropriated 299,647 37,000 36,563
Annual Total 61,665,023 54,007,986 23,846,260 70,440,000 71,454,000

Operating Budget: Change from Preceding Biennium

Actual Estimated Proposed
Amount Percent Amount Percent Amount Percent
(389,172) (0.3%) (54,018,140) (41.0%) 64,039,754 82.3%

Employment Summary

  Actual Estimated Proposed
  2018-19 Actual 2019-20 Estimated 2020-21 Estimated 2021-22 Proposed 2022-23 Proposed
FTE Staff Years 306.5 300.1 309.3 317.0 317.1