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Vocational Rehabilitation Provider and Partner Resources

VR partner background checks

Hiring managers should use the form below to request background checks for VR contractors, Independent Living Centers, interns or tutors. If you are self-employed, you can complete the form yourself. The information you submit is encrypted from end-to-end.

VR partner background check form

Vendor contracting and procurement

VR is subject to established ODHS contract and procurement processes and limitations. Some services and supplies must be obtained through contractual relationships while others may be obtained outside a formally negotiated contract. 

Information for vendors


VR welcomes student interns from Rehabilitation Counseling and related training programs. The focus of these internships is to help Oregonians with disabilities find or maintain employment in their communities.

VR Internship Program

Job placement services 

VR contracts with providers who are qualified to provide employment support services to VR participants. 

Resources for job placement service contractors

Youth services

VR contracts with providers to provide pre-employment services and support to youth age 14 to 24 who are getting ready to work. Programs include the Youth Transition Program (YTP) and Summer Work Experiences. 

Resources for youth services partners

Work Incentives Network (WIN)

WIN is administered by the Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS) Vocational Rehabilitation program. We provide training and technical assistance to contractors and providers.

Resources for WIN partners


VR OfficesYouth Services ContactsTribal VR ProjectsVR Workforce Team (PDF)

Rules and policies

Rules and rulemaking
VR policy manual (PDF)
Policy transmittals

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