Florida PYs 2020-2023 Published Approved

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  • Program-Specific Requirements for Vocational Rehabilitation (Combined or General)

    The Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services Portion of the Unified or Combined State Plan [13] must include the following descriptions and estimates, as required by section 101(a) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended by title IV of WIOA:


    [13] Sec. 102(b)(2)(D)(iii) of WIOA

    • b. Request for Waiver of Statewideness

      When requesting a waiver of the statewideness requirement, the designated State unit must identify the types of services to be provided by the program on a non-statewide basis. The waiver request must also include written assurances that:

b. 1. A local public agency will provide the non-Federal share of costs associated with the services to be provided in accordance with the waiver request;

Current Narrative:

Request for Waiver of Statewidedness

The Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) does not request a waiver of statewideness due to the fact all services are available on a statewide basis.  Intentional focus has been given to rural areas where limited providers were available.  This effort has expanded services to all 67 counties.