Tooltips Categories: VR Toolkit

Financial Participation

The process by which a state VR agency considers the financial need of eligible individuals or individuals who are receiving VR services, and may require VR service recipients to share in the cost of services. Under certain...

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Fair Hearing

The third level of several appeal processes by which an individual with disabilities can contest a determination by the VR Agency. Fair Hearing is a formal appeal process where the case is presented in front of an impartial...

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Comparable Service and Benefits

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...

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Client Assistance Program (CAP)

Client Assistance Programs (CAPs) are federally funded agencies in each US state and territory that help people with disabilities get appropriate services from their state’s VR Agency. They provide information, advice, and...

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