VOCATIONAL / EDUCATIONAL SERVICES

Veterans Benefits Administration
Vocational Rehabilitation Dept.
(800) 827-1000/
(713) 383-1980
http://www.benefits.va.gov/VOCREHAB/index.asp

Texas Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
3311 Richmond Ave., Ste. 175
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 866-7765
http://www.dars.state.tx.us/dbs/vr.shtml

Lighthouse of Houston
3602 W Dallas St, Houston, TX 77019
(713) 527-9561
http://www.houstonlighthouse.org

City of Houston Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities
1475 West Gray, Box #10
Houston, TX 77019
(832) 394.0814
www.houstontx.gov/disabilities/

Social Security Administration
(800) 772-1213
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/

Disability Rights Texas
Protection & Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS)
Supports beneficiaries’ right to return to work.
(800) 252-9108

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
(800) 669-4000
http://www.eeoc.gov/

O*NET Online
Occupational information source
http://www.onetonline.org/skills/

Texas Workforce Commission
(800) 832-2829
http://www.twc.state.tx.us/

The National Federation of the Blind
(410) 659-9314
http://www.nfb.org/

Houston Center for Independent Living
6201 Bonhomme Rd, Houston, TX 77036
(713) 974-4621
http://www.hcil.cc/

Hadley School for the Blind  Correspondence courses             
700 Elm Street 
Winnetka, IL 60093                    
(800) 323-4238
http://www.hadley.edu/default.asp/

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook
http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

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