Rose Malone, VR Director, Ext. 248
Ron Baker, VR Counselor, Ext. 245
P.O Box 728
Perkins, OK 74059
Contact (405) 547-2402
Fax: (405) 547-1090
The purpose of the Iowa Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation (ITOVR) is to provide services to American Indians with disabilities residing within the ITOVR designation seven county areas of Kay, Logan, Lincoln, Noble, Pawnee, Payne, and Pottawatomie.These services are consistent with individual strengths, resources, priorities, concerns, abilities, capabilities, and most importantly, informed choice, so that American Indians with disablilities may prepare for and engage in gainful employment.
Reside within the ITOVR seven counties service area.
Must be enrolled in a federally recognized tribe.
Must have a physical or mental disability documented by a physician. Disability must be inpediment to employment.
Must be able to benefit from ITOVR services, resulting in obtaining/retaining competitive employment or enhancing current employment.
A goal of the Vocational Rehabilitiation is to develop specialized services to American Indian High School students with disabilities transition from school to work or post-secondary education.
Services that we can provide to those who quality are assistance in testing fees (ACT/SAT), provide work clothing for new jobs, tuition assistance, assistive devices such as hearing aids, walkers, wheelchairs, eye glasses, along with physical and mental evaluation.
Citizen Potawatomi Nation Satellite office is now called:
Workforce and Social Services
1549 Workforce Drive
Shawnee, OK 74801
405-878-3854 ext 1561