If you want rehabilitation services to help you find, get or keep a job, you have to apply. The application process is different depending on which program you are applying to.
Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS)
You have to call or go to your local VRS office. If you don’t know where the nearest office is, call the main VRS office in St. Paul. They can tell you where your nearest office is and give you a phone number.
The main VRS Office in St. Paul:
- Metro Twin Cities Voice 651-259-7366
- Toll Free Voice: 1 (800) 328-9095
You can also find your office online at: https://mn.gov/deed/job-seekers/disabilities/find-vrs/.
For more information see our fact sheet Can I Get Services from VRS?
State Services for the Blind (SSB)
To get information about SSB or to get an application, call:
- Metro Area Voice: (651) 539-2300
- Toll Free Voice: 1(800) 652-9000
Ask to speak with someone in the Workforce Development Unit.
You can also use the online information request at: https://mn.gov/deed/ssb/about/contact/locations/ssbinfoform.jsp.
For more information on SSB see our fact sheet Can I Get Services from SSB?