DORS Mission & Vision


The Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS) offers programs and services that help people with disabilities go to work and live independently.

DORS Mission

The mission of DORS is to provide leadership and support in promoting the employment, economic self-sufficiency and independence of Marylanders with disabilities.

DORS Vision

Our shared vision is that the State of Maryland is the best place in our nation for persons with disabilities to live, work and raise a family. Individuals with disabilities are welcome, fully included and actively participate in all Maryland communities.

Notice of Non-Discrimination

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) does not discriminate based on age, ancestry, color, creed, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, belief or opinion, sex, or sexual orientation in matters affecting employment or in providing access to its programs and activities.

For Inquiries related to MSDE’s Non-Discrimination policy, please contact:

Agency Equity Officer, Office of Equity Assurance and Compliance, Office of the Deputy State Superintendent of Operations, Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
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