Formerly known as VESID, ACCES-VR offers a full range of vocational and educational services for individuals with disabilities. Through its administration of vocational rehabilitation and independent living programs, ACCES-VR coordinates policy and services relating to:
- transition services for students with disabilities from school to adult services;
- vocational rehabilitation services for individuals with disabilities, ages 16 and older;
- independent living services for people with disabilities of all ages; and
- employer services for hiring a qualified diverse workforce.
New York State Alternate Assessment information can be located at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/nysaa.html