Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry - Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services - Vocational Rehabilitation Altoona District Office

Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry - Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services


Send the URL of this service profile via SMS text message.
Enter Phone Number:
(Full US mobile number of recipient, eg. 1-303-555-1234) 
 


 
Data Provided By
PA211 PA211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) program helps individuals prepare for or retain employment. Services offered can include but are not limited to: counseling and guidance; vocational evaluation; blindness skills training; orientation and mobility instruction; rehabilitation teaching; vocational and college training; occupational tools and equipment; and, job placement services. Services are based on an individual's needs and choices, and some or all of these services may be needed for the person to prepare for or retain employment. VR counselors work directly with the individual to determine an employment goal and what services are needed to reach that goal. An Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE) is developed jointly by the counselor and customer.
LocationBlair
Geographical AreaBedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Somerset, Union
Facility/ADA AccessYes for entrance to building, within the building, and restrooms.
Intake RequirementsCall or visit web site for more information,
 
Client Information
EligibilityCall or visit web site for more information.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Ms. Anne Strollo
Contact's Position District Administrator
Contact's Phone 814-946-7330
Contact's Email astrollo@state.pa.us
Physical Site Address 1 1130 Twelfth Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 300
Physical Site City, State, Zip Altoona, PA 16601
Main Phone 814-946-7330
TDD Phone 814-949-7956 TTY / 866-320-7956 TTY
Other Phone 866-695-7673
Fax 814-949-7995
Web Address www.dli.pa.gov/Individuals/Disability-Services/bbvs/Pages/default.aspx
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry - Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services
This Service: Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry - Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services - Vocational Rehabilitation Altoona District Office
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Vocational Rehabilitation (ND-9000)