Department of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services (Department of Labor)
Eligible persons with disabilities work with VR to obtain employment. Services may include: work interest inventory, psychological testing, college tuition and book costs, etc. www.dol.state.ga.us
Dalton office: 706-272-2303
GROUP: Georgia Rehabilitation Outreach Program
Assists Georgians with disabilities who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), or both, to obtain, regain, and maintain self-supporting employment. Provides information and counseling about how employment will impact your benefits.
Toll free number: 1-866-489-0001
LD Adults of Georgia
Mission is to provide information to, advocate for, and increase public awareness of adults with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorders.
State office: 770-514-8088
The Regents Center for Learning Disorders at Georgia State University (Atlanta)
Provides comprehensive evaluations by qualified licensed professionals with experience in evaluating adults with learning disorders, ADHD, Acquired Brain Injury, and psychological/psychiatric impairments.
Department of Homeland Security—Ready Program
Provides information regarding disaster preparation and recovery for individuals with disabilities.
Substance Abuse Resources and Disability Issues (SARDI)
Provides information regarding the risk of substance abuse for individuals with disabilities.
Blind and Low Vision Services of North Georgia (Smyrna)
Offers a variety of services and support for individuals with visual impairments.
Pass it on Center
Recycle, refurbish, and exchange Assistive Technology.
Provides and demonstrates Assistive Technology. Also provides a lending library, resource and referral, vision services, and assessments.
Tools for Life
Increases access to assistive technology devices and assistive technology services for Georgians of all ages and disabilities.