VFPS: Next Steps

Vocational Futures Planning and Support or VFPS offers a framework for planning employment developed for people with significant physical disabilities.  To help overcome substantial challenges, VFPS offers individualized strategies and support. It is comprehensive, team-based and consumer-directed.

Through the VFPS process, individuals learn how to navigate a complicated service system and to access community resources.  VFP 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.

In this training you will build your knowledge about VFPS in the following areas:

  1. The need and use of VFPS
  2. How VFPS is unique
  3. What is the VFPS process and how does it work?
  4. VFPS funding and funders
  5. How to Access VFPS Services

We recommend you view the Introduction to VFPS prior to completing this training.

Filed under: Employment, Vocational Futures Planning and Support or VFPS

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