Vocational Rehabilitation

voc-rehabThe Delaware Nation Vocational Rehabilitation Program assists American Indians with disabilities in finding employment opportunities. We serve eight counties (Blaine, Caddo, Grady, Logan, Oklahoma, Cleveland, McClain, and Kiowa) in central Oklahoma to meet your rehabilitation needs. Examples of these services include: Counseling/Guidance, Assistive Devices, Mental Restoration, Physical Restoration, Evaluations, and Vocational Training. In order to be eligible for the Delaware Nation Vocational Rehabilitation Program, the following requirements must be met.

  • MUST BE AN ENROLLED MEMBER OF A FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED TRIBE.
  • MUST BE ABLE TO BENEFIT FROM VR SERVICES TO OBTAIN AN EMPLOYMENT OUTCOME.
  • MUST REQUIRE VR SERVICES TO PREPARE, ENTER AND RETAIN EMPLOYMENT
  • HAVE A DOCUMENTED PHYSICAL OR MENTAL DISABILITY OR IMPAIRMENT WHICH IS A SUBSTANTIAL BARRIER TO EMPLOYMENT.
  • MUST RESIDE WITHIN THE DELAWARE NATION SERVICE AREA. THIS SERVICE AREA INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: BLAINE, CADDO, CLEVELAND, GRADY, KIOWA, LOGAN, McCLAIN, AND OKLAHOMA COUNTIES.

Examples of these disabilities may include but are not limited to the following: amputations, asthma, diabetes, hearing impairments, learning disabilities, mental illness, obesity, orthopedic impairments, seizure disorders, speech disabilities, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injury, and visual impairment.

Click here for an Application For Vocational Rehabilitation

 

Oklahoma City Branch

Contact Information:

Oklahoma City Office
7249 S. Western Ave., Suite 204
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Toll Free: 1-877-297-3139
Phone: (405) 632-3749
Fax: (405) 632-9753

Rachel Allen

Rachel Allen

Director

Shellean Garcia

Shellean Garcia

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Brandi Cozad

Brandi Cozad

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Jamie Martin

Jamie Martin

Administrative Assistant & VR Tech

Anadarko Branch

Contact Information:

Anadarko Office
P.O. Box 546
Anadarko, OK 73005
Phone: (405) 247-5873
Fax: (405) 247-2360

Adrian Smith

Adrian Smith

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Alix Hubbard

Alix Hubbard

Administrative Assistant & VR Tech

Oklahoma Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation Council

*Please note: an individual may qualify to participate in more than one Tribal VR program at a time, as well as the state VR.

The Apache Tribal VR Program
P.O. Box 1220
Anadarko, OK 73005
Phone # (405) 247-7494
www.apachetribe.org
Counties Served: Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Jackson, Kiowa and Tillman

The Cherokee Nation Tribal VR Program
P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah,OK 74465
Phone # (918) 453-5004
www.cherokee.org
Counties Served: Cherokee, Adair, Craig, Nowata, Rogers, Sequoyah and parts of Wagoner, Tulsa, Muskogee, McIntosh, Ottawa, Washington, Mayes and Delaware

The Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal VR
P.O. Box 38
Concho, Ok 73022
Phone # (405) 422-1178
www.c-a-tribes.org
Counties Served: Beckham, Blaine, Canadian, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Kingfisher, Major, Roger Mills, Washita and Woodward

The Chickasaw Tribal VR Program
300 Rosedale Roard
Ada, OK 74820
Phone # (580) 421-7711
www.chickasaw.net
Counties Served: Bryan, Carter, Coal, Garvin, Grady, Jefferson, Johnston, Love, Marshall, McClain, Murray, Pontotoc, and Stephens

The Choctaw Tribal VR Program
P.O. Box 88
Hugo, OK 74743
Phone # (580) 326-8304
www.choctawnation.com
Counties Served: Atoka, Bryan, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Pittsburg, Pushmataha and Hughes

The Comanche Tribal VR Program
584 NW Bingo Rd.
Lawton, OK 73507
Phone # (580) 492-3605
www.comanchenation.com
Counties served: Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Jackson, Jefferson, Kiowa, Stephens and Tillman

The Iowa Tribal VR Program
P.O. Box 728
Perkins OK, 74059
Phone # (405) 547-2402
www.bahkhoje.com
Counties Served: Kay, Lincoln, Logan, Noble, Pawnee, Payne and Pottawatomie

The Muscogee (creek) Tribal VR
401 S. Woody Guthrie St
Okemah, OK 74859
Phone # (888) 367-2332
www.muscogeenation-nsn.gov
www.muscogeenation-nsn.gov
Counties Served: Creek, Hughes, Mayes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Rogers, Seminole, Tulsa and Wagoner

State Agency-Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services (DRS)
www.okrehab.org
1-800-847-4042

DRS is a partner agency for all Oklahoma Tribal VR.

 

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:
Delaware Nation
31064 US Highway 281
Building 100
Anadarko, OK 73005

MAILING ADDRESS:
Delaware Nation
P.O. Box 825
Anadarko, OK  73005

PHONE:  (405) 247-2448
FAX:   (405) 247-9393