Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation

Kentucky Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation

About the Council​

The Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation is a consumer-controlled Council that advises the Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.  The Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation reviews, analyzes, and advises the Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation on:
 
  • eligibility, including order of selection,
  • extent, scope and effectiveness of services provided by the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation,
  • activities that affect or potentially affect the ability of individuals with disabilities to achieve rehabilitation goals.
Additionally, the Council is charged with conducting a review and analysis of program effectiveness and consumer satisfaction with the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation as well as other public and private entities that serve individuals with disabilities and use funds made available under the Rehabilitation Act.  The Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation has a partnership role with the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.
 
The Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation meets on a quarterly basis.  The public is invited to attend all meetings.  Reasonable accommodations and auxiliary aids are provided with a one week notice.

If you wish to serve on the Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation,  please complete an application at the Kentucky Boards and Commissions page and complete an online application​.  

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, September 10, 2018
9:00am
Embassy Suites by Hilton - Lexington
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511

Contact Nanci Soard or Kellie Scott for more information at 800-372-7172.

2017 Arthur Campbell, Jr. Advocacy Award Recipient

The Kentucky Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation (SCVR) is pleased to announce that Huda Melky is the winner of its 2017 Arthur Campbell, Jr. Advocacy Award.  

2017 Employer Recognition Award Winners 

Congratulations to the 2017 Statewide Council for Vocational Rehabilitation Employer Recognition Award winners!

  • Kroger - Louisville, KY
  • Alliance Entertainment - Shepherdsville, KY
  • Remke - Florence, KY
  • Cintas Corporation - Ashland, KY
  • J & S Feed - Columbia, KY
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