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"Working with the Office of Rehabilitation Services, assuring that all Rhode Islanders with disabilities are able to obtain and keep meaningful and satisfying employment"
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The Council is a citizen advisory body appointed by the Governor and mandated by the Rehabilitation Act as amended. The Council shall, after consulting with the State Workforce Investment Board:
To work with ORS assuring that all Rhode Islanders with disabilities are able to obtain and keep meaningful and satisfying employment.
The SRC is an independent body of diverse members that works together
- to insure continuous improvement in ORS employment outcomes;
- enhances communication among all people and groups committed to increase opportunity for people with disabilities;
- increases employer awareness of people with disabilities as a productive human resource pool; and
- has the respect of decision-makers in the allocation of resources.