CARF: The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission

The Department of Rehabilitative Services is required by Federal and State mandates to establish and monitor standards for Employment Services Organizations providing vocational services to persons with significant disabilities. In September 1998, DRS established that CARF National Standards would be used for Virginia Employment Services Organizations providing vocational services to consumers. For information on CARF... The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission, visit http://www.carf.org/.

At a minimum, this web site meets Section 508 and at least Level A Conformance to WCAG 1.0. On January 18, 2017, the U.S. Access Board published a final rule as the new standard for website accessibility. The rule requires adherence to the new accessibility standards twelve months from its date of publication. ESSP is working towards WCAG 2.0 Level AA compliance.

The goals of the ESSP's accessibility plan are:

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