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Vocational Rehabilitation

Are You Ready to: 

  • Find a Job?

  • Keep a Job?

  • Get a Better Job?

What is the Vocational Rehabilitation Program?

The College of Menominee Nation's (CMN) Vocational Rehabilitation Program (MVR) is located in Keshena, WI. The program provides services to Native Americans with disabilities in order to obtain or retain employment. Success in the program involves partnership and commitment between the Vocational Rehabilitation counselor and consumer. Services provided to Vocational Rehabilitation Program consumers are custom designed to fit each individual’s needs and employment goal.

What is considered a disability?

disability is a physical, mental, or emotional condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities that can be seen or unseen.

Services that Vocational Rehabilitation may provide consumers in order to obtain or retain their employment goal:

  • Medical appointments
  • Trial work experiences
  • Job placement services
  • Referrals for interpreters
  • Transportation assistance
  • Provide specialized equipment
  • Career counseling and guidance
  • Referrals to mental health services
  • Assistance with maintenance costs
  • Referrals to drug and alcohol services
  • Work clothes, uniforms, and shoes assistance
  • Work tools, equipment, and other license fees

Vocational Rehabilitation Process:

A five-step visual diagram of the vocational rehabilitation process.

Menominee Vocational Rehabilitation Program Brochure

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

How to Apply:

If you are willing to work hard to reach your employment goal, the Vocational Rehabilitation Program team is willing to work hard to assist you! Apply today to begin your career path with Vocational Rehabilitation.

  • Print the application Vocational Rehabilitation Self-Assessment Referral Form and mail or drop it off.
        College of Menominee Nation
        Vocational Rehabilitation – Office GM111
        N172 State Hwy 47/55 PO Box 1179
        Keshena, WI 54135
  • Come to the Vocational Rehabilitation office and pick up an application or stop by one of the Vocational Rehabilitation off-site locations found at the bottom of this page.

Vocational Rehabilitation Contact Information:

Contact us or stop by today to see if you or someone you know might qualify for the program.

If transportation is an issue, give us a call to set up an appointment and we will make arrangements to meet with you.


Vocational Rehabilitation – Office GM111
N172 State Hwy 47/55 PO Box 1179
Keshena, WI 54135

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 4:30 PM.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Fax: 715-799-5603

Phone: 715-799-5600, ext. 3203
- or -
800-567-2344, ext. 3203


 

MVR Program Staff:

Patricia James

Patricia James

VR Counselor
School: ext. 3143
Aurelia White

Aurelia White

VR Counselor
School: ext. 3016
Antoinette Davids

Antoinette Davids

Career Placement Coordinator
School: ext. 3152
Myrna Warrington

Myrna Warrington

Vocational Rehabilitation Director
School: ext. 3009
Brenda Sanapaw

Brenda Sanapaw

VR Counselor
School: ext. 3293

 

Our MVR Locations