Planting Possibilities is a Vocational Rehabilitation Resources provider.
Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VR) provides quality individualized services to enhance and support people with disabilities to prepare for, obtain, or retain employment. The individual will work closely with a VR counselor throughout the process. Through active participation in their rehabilitation, people with disabilities achieve a greater level of independence in their work place and living environment. The local Vocal Rehabilitation Services office is located at 110 W. Ridge Road in Gary, Indiana, 46408. They can be reached at 219-981-5326
Planting Possibilities partners with local businesses to provide supportive working and job training experiences.
Planting Possibilities is a provider of employment related services through the Indiana Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services (BDDS). The Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) Bureau of BDDS provides services for individuals with developmental disabilities that enables them to live as independently as possible in their communities. BDDS assists individuals in receiving community supports and residential services using a person centered plan to help determine which services are needed and who can best provide them. The nearest BDDS office is located at 110 W. Ridge Road in Gary, Indiana. They can be reached at 219-981-5313
Employers are an important component in providing Vocational Rehabilitation opportunities and may qualify for tax benefits.
Contact your tax professional to learn more about providing Vocational Rehabilitation work opportunities and any IRS incentives. The credit is available to employers hiring individuals from certain target groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment, including people with disabilities.