Vocational Rehabilitation DIV
Rehabilitation Center in Orlando, FL
The Smith-Fess Act of 1920 was the beginning of the public rehabilitation program for persons with disabilities. Funds were offered for vocational guidance, training, prostheses, and placement services. There have been many laws enacted to enhance the life of persons with disabilities. The 1992 Amendments to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 outlined the intent of Congress to ensure consumer choice in career opportunities.