Do you have a disability?
A wide range of employment, training, and career education program services are accessible to job seekers with disabilities at the Virginia Career Works Blue Ridge Career Centers. Auxiliary aids and services are also available upon request. There are also many community resources in the Blue Ridge region that provide additional assistance to those individuals with disabilities.
Below, we have listed a few additional resources for your convenience:
The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH) works to reduce the communication barriers between persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and those who are hearing, including family members, service providers, and the public. Below are some of their services:
The telecommunications system for the deaf and hard of hearing communities in Virginia. It allows individuals to use specialized telecommunication devices or features to communicate with standard telephone users.
TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Provides adaptive telecommunication equipment to qualified applicants whose hearing loss or disabilities prevent them from using a standard telephone.
SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS
The interpreter services program includes a Directory of Qualified Interpreters and Interpreter Services Coordination.