vocational rehabilitation

Get evaluated, try before you buy, research low- and high-tech options

posted on July 1, 2008 - 1:02pm

Funding challenges and options

posted on May 1, 2008 - 9:34am
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 3
The money game often is riddled with bureaucratic red tape and frustration. However, solutions exist that can help you find the funds you need to win the game. The following articles look at different financial strategies for getting adaptive equipment, home modifications, accessible vehicles, college tuition, medications and more. In every case, it’s necessary to investigate your options, be...
posted on January 1, 2007 - 1:46pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 1
In 2004, I was referred to the Center for Applied Rehabilitation Technology (CART) in Downey, Calif., by the state Vocational Rehabilitation office as part of my preparation to attend college. Although my college plans didn't work out, my visit to CART opened many doors of independence, encouragement and hope. I came home with all kinds of ideas that December day, and CART's thorough evaluation...