Vocational Futures Planning and Support or VFPS Introduction

Vocational Futures Planning and Support or VFPS  is a comprehensive, team-based, participant-directed employment strategy for individuals with physical disabilities.

Through the VFPS process, individuals learn how to navigate a complicated service system and to access community resources.  VFPS is flexible and can be molded to meet the needs and desires of a particular job seeker.   VFPS is not just about finding a job. It’s about pursuing a career.

This training answers the following questions about VFPS:

  1. What is VFPS?
  2. Who is VFPS for?
  3. Why is it needed?
  4. How does VFPS work?
  5. Where can someone access services?

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