The State Vocational Rehabilitation Committee
Mission:The State Vocational Rehabilitation Committee (SVRC) works with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) to help alaskans with disabilities acheive quality employment outcomes.
Chairperson: Mary Elam, parent training and information center representative.
- SVRC 2015 Annual Report
- Quarterly Meeting May 9-11 in Sitka
The 2015 State Vocational Rehabilitation Committee (SVRC) Annual Report gives an overview of the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation program and SVRC activities.
The SVRC will meet at the Westmark Sitka Hotel on May 9-11 to hear from people with disabilities, disabilty-related agencies, business owners and those involved with economic development. This is a key part of measuring the challenges and solutions throughout Alaska. The information is used in workforce development planning to ensure people with disabities can get andf keep good jobs.
Business Recognition Award Winners
The SVRC recognizes businesses who make a notable effort to hire qualified workers with disabilities. The goal is to increase the hiring of qualified Alaskans with disabilities and help Alaskan employers find outstanding employees.
- 2015 Anchorage Large Employer: Scott Bushee
- 2015 Anchorage Small Employer: Fire Island Rustic Bakeshop
- Previous Award winners
Walmart Human Resource Manager
DVR Employment Services specialist Gloria Lewellyn and award winner Walmart Market Human Resources Manager, Scott Bushee.
DVR Director John Cannon, award winner Fire Island Bakery co-owner, Janis Fleischman and SVRC Chair, Mary Ann Pruitt.
Consumer Satisfaction Surveys
All surveys below are in PDF file format.