DORS Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services(DHHS) are for people whose primary disability is deafness or hearing loss.
DHHS counselors are specially trained to work with people who are deaf/hard of hearing. Many people in the Deaf community refer to DORS rehabilitation counselors for the deaf (RCDs) as VR (vocational rehabilitation) counselors. RCDs use American Sign Language (ASL) to communicate with consumers who are deaf and use ASL.
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
The Staff Specialist for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services position is temporarily vacant.
The Program Manager for Technical Assistance (who is hearing), Derick Serra, is currently managing questions from the public. You may contact him at 410.554.9381 or email@example.com
2301 Argonne Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218
410-554-9442 | 888-554-0334 | 443-798-2840 VP
The Vocational Rehabilitation program receives 78.7% of its funding through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. For Federal fiscal year 2019, the total amount of grant funds awarded were $47,197,460. The remaining 21.3% of the costs ($12,773,900) were funded by State appropriations.