WWRC accepts applications of individuals referred by Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services’ with a disability whose needs are compatible with the structure, staff, and other WWRC resources. Consideration for services is also considered through other referring vocational rehabilitation programs as appropriate for individuals pursuing vocational goals. To make a non-DRS referral contact the Admissions Department. Applications are accepted continuously throughout the year and are valid for 12 months from the date of completion. Scheduled admissions are dependent on program availability and curriculum.
WWRC provides services without discrimination regarding race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age, or disability in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Disability Act of 1990. All applicants have the right to file complaints and to appeal decisions according to regulations governing this process.
Exceptions and Additional Criteria
Appeals of WWRC admission decisions are addressed through Division of Rehabilitative Services (DRS) Field Manager and Counselor’s review. If the admission is supported by the DRS Field Manager with supporting documentation, the applicant’s denial will be reconsidered by the WWRC Admissions Committee.