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News from the NCSRC

NEW DATES FOR BETHESDA:

Next NCSRC Leadership and Training Sessions - April 18-19, 2015 - Bethesda, Maryland (Hyatt Regency Bethesda - Bethesda, MD) 

Draft agendas and online registration to be available early 2015.


 

NEW CALL-IN DETAILS FOR NATIONAL CALLS:

Click here for the the details.


 

O N    T H I S    P A G E :

 

1.    What is the NCSRC?  (Mission / Vision / Core Values)

2.    Who are the 50 COALITION MEMBERS?

(Click here for a PDF or Word document listing all members)

WELCOME ABOARD!! Newest Members (July 2014) 

Arkansas State Rehabilitation Council (General)

Wyoming State Rehabilitation Council (Combined)

3.    What is the RESOLUTION?

4.    List Servs / Web Site                   

5.    RESOURCES FOR SRCs

 

WHAT IS THE NCSRC?

MISSION / VISION / CORE VALUES

 

OUR MISSION:

On behalf of people with disabilities, our national membership coalition will advocate for and work in partnership with the national public vocational rehabilitation system’s continual quest for excellence.

OUR VISION:

NCSRC will be the premiere national organization of the consumer voice to enhance the employment opportunities of persons with disabilities through the public vocational rehabilitation system.

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OUR CORE VALUES:

INTEGRITY - We are honest and straightforward in all that we do. We treat everyone with dignity and respect. We act responsibly with resources entrusted to us. We are accountable and act in accordance with these values.

COMMITMENT – We support the full implementation and enforcement of disability non – discrimination laws, particularly the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990.

EXCELLENCE – We trust that customers of public vocational rehabilitation will be empowered to make choices which lead to ultimate independence.

ADVOCACY – We will work to educate and inform the public and government policy makers regarding issues affecting people with disabilities

DIVERSITY – We will uphold a broad definition of diversity that honors and appreciates disability alongside race, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, and religion as an integral part of the human experience.

LEADERSHIP – We will foster leadership among people with disabilities that upholds excellence, quality and inclusive opportunities.

PARTNERSHIP – We will promote a positive collaboration with state and non-governmental agencies to enhance meaningful and sustainable employment for people with disabilities.

TEAMWORK – We are committed to a partnership based on a spirit of trust and cooperation with Vocational Rehabilitation Administrators and staff so that collaborative efforts will benefit from the NCSRC customer voice.

CULTURE – We support a public vocational rehabilitation service system that is structured in a manner that reflects the social, political, historic, and economic experience of disability.

COMMUNICATION – We value effective communication through appropriate formats.

 

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WHO ARE THE 50 MEMBERS OF THE NCSRC?

As of July 2014, the Coalition is now 50 members and growing.

WELCOME ABOARD!!  

Arkansas State Rehabilitation Council (General)

and

Wyoming State Rehabilitation Council (Combined)

Click here to view the COALITION MEMBERS + RESOLUTION.

 

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WHAT IS THE RESOLUTION?  

HOW CAN SRCs JOIN THE COALITION?

Click here to learn more about the NCSRC RESOLUTION... and how your SRC can sign on - it's FREE!

 

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NEXT NCSRC TRAINING SESSIONS:

NEW DATES FOR BETHESDA:

Leadership Training - Saturday April 18, 2015

SRC Training Session - Sunday April 19 2015

(Hyatt Regency Bethesda - Bethesda, MD)

Draft agendas and online registration to be available early 2015.

If you have any questions about registration, billing, or any other details related to the Sessions, please direct your inquiries to:  council@mcrs13.org .

 

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LIST SERVS / WEB SITE

Click here to learn more about and/or sign up to be on the NCSRC LIST SERVS.

 

Want to share your SRC's resources on this website?

Want to learn more about the benefits of joining the NCSRC?

Want to suggest content to add to this site?

Need to update your SRC's web site link on this site?

Other questions... inquiries?

 

Direct your questions, comments, and inquiries to:  council@mcrs13.org

 

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AMERICAN REHABILITATION - SPECIAL EDITION (Summer 2010)

Check out the "SPECIAL EDITION" of the American Rehabilitation Publication:  "Celebrating 90 Years: Creating Our Vision for 2020!"

Graphic Version

Large Print Version

Text Only Version

This collaborative publication celebrates the public vocational rehabilitation program from the perspectives of many different partners that have contributed to its enduring success.  Central to this celebration is the opportunity to honor the legacy of Mary E. Switzer.

The NCSRC Steering Committee authored an article in this publication - enjoy!

 

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