Rehabilitation Services Administration

Grant Award Information for H177B130024

For Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who Are Blind, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides states with some flexibility with respect to the organizational positioning of the program within the state structure. In the State of Mississippi,

For Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who Are Blind, the Designated State Agency (DSA) is the entity which administers state plan or supervises its administration. For this grant, the DSA is Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services.

The Designated State Unit (DSU) - which is responsible for VR service delivery, policy formulation and implementation , and allocation and expenditure of funds - is the same as the DSA for this grant award.

Grantee: Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services
P. O. BOX 1698
Contact person: Chris M. Howard

Actual award(s) for H177B130024

Award infoAward throughAmount
Awards made during FY 2013 09/30/2013 279,046

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ProgramFY 2013FY 2012FY 2011
Vocational Rehabilitation State Grants44,467,03844,516,17844,457,037
Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who Are Blind279,046298,459297,568
Supported Employment (SE) Services for Individuals with the Most Significant Disabilities300,000300,000300,000
Rehabilitation Training - State VR In Service Training88,71192,55140,000


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