Services and benefits that are:

  • Provided or paid for, in whole or in part, by other federal, state, or local public agencies, by health insurance, or by employee benefits;
  • Available to the individual at the time needed to ensure the progress of the individual toward achieving the employment outcome in the person’s Individualized Plan for Employment; and
  • Commensurate to the services that the individual would otherwise receive from the designated state vocational rehabilitation agency.

Comparable benefits do not include awards and scholarships based on merit.