Disability & Rehabilitation Services
Is a disability preventing you from finding employment?
If you have a disability that is preventing you from finding employment, Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium wants to help. By partnering with Michigan Rehabilitation Services (MRS) we can provide a wide variety of opportunities to the disabled population.
Michigan Rehabilitation Services (MRS) provides career, education and workforce programs for people with disabilities. Licensed DHS rehabilitation counselors work in conjunction with Michigan Works! Staff and programs while offering additional guidance, assistance and supportive services based on client need. Rehabilitation counselors offer expert assistance in dealing with training, job search and job retention issues ranging from substance abuse to physical challenges.
Michigan is home to approximately 1.3 million individuals with disabilities. Michigan Rehabilitation Services (MRS) works with eligible customers and employers to achieve quality employment outcomes and independence for individuals with disabilities. We work in partnership with individuals with disabilities to prepare for and obtain competitive employment, including exploring the possibilities of self-employment or owning a small business.
MRS also assists employers find and retain qualified workers with disabilities. MRS helps employers save time and money, and maintain a motivated, reliable and dependable workforce.
Additional Disability Resources
Job Accomodation Network - The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. Working toward practical solutions that benefit both employer and employee, JAN helps people with disabilities enhance their employability, and shows employers how to capitalize on the value and talent that people with disabilities add to the workplace.