The California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.


To fulfill this mission, the following goals have been set:

  1. Increase the quality and quantity of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and Supported Employment (SE) employment outcomes for DOR consumers, including unserved and underserved individuals with disabilities.

  2. Advance accessibility and equality to improve opportunities for individuals with disabilities to achieve their employment goals and independence.

  3. Continuously improve the service delivery system and administrative operations to better serve consumers.

If you are a person with a disability, the Department of Rehabilitation can assist you to fulfill your employment goals and achieve independence. 

The DOR administers the largest vocational rehabilitation program in the country, delivering services from over 80 locations throughout California to increase the quality and quantity of employment outcomes for people with a full range of physical and mental disabilities.

For more information on how to sign up for services with DOR, please visit: DOR Services