Rehabilitation Policy Manual (RETIRED 10/1/2017)

As of 10/1/2017, this manual has been retired. For current policies, procedures, and standards for the Texas Workforce Commission Vocational Rehabilitation Division, please refer to the following manuals:

Notice: November 2019

Retired program manuals are available for direct access by VR staff who are working within TWC's firewall. Copies of these manuals can be made available to the public upon request by sending an email message to

Chapter 1: Foundations, Roles, and Responsibilities

Chapter 2: Initial Contact and Application

Chapter 3: Eligibility

Chapter 4: Assessing and Planning

Chapter 5: Counseling and Guidance

Chapter 6: Physical Restoration Services

Chapter 7: Mental Restoration Services

Chapter 8: Training Services

Chapter 9: Employment Services

Chapter 10: Transition Services

Chapter 11: Technology Services

Chapter 12: DARS Business Services

Chapter 13: Supplementary Services

Chapter 14: [Placeholder]

Chapter 15: [Placeholder]

Chapter 16: Closure

Chapter 17: Purchasing Goods and Services for Consumers

Chapter 18: Consumer Rights and Legal Issues

Chapter 19: Technical Information and References