Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services - Us Department of Education
The Rehabilitation Services Administration, authorized by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended, provides formula and discretionary grants related to expanding and improving vocational rehabilitation and independent living outcomes for persons with disabilities, including persons who have mental illnesses. Formula grants are provided to state vocational rehabilitation agencies to enable eligible individuals with disabilities to achieve employment and/or independent living. Discretionary grants for special demonstration or training projects are awarded on a competitive basis to eligible organizations for the purpose of supporting the work of state vocational rehabilitation agencies.
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