Vocational Rehabilitation


MECHS contracts with Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA) to provide services to students with disabilities in preparation for their employment in the competitive labor market. Services provided to jobseekers include:
  • Counseling and guidance
  • Assistive technology
  • Job placements
  • Vocational assessments
  • Work adjustments
  • Medical evaluations
  • Certain physical restoration services

Each site is served by a GVRA Counselor who is responsible for coordinating services for eligible students.

Bowman Site – Rebecca Weisenbach (Athens Unit)
Fannin Site – Tina Duncan (Dalton Unit)
Forsyth Site – Almas Shikari (Cumming Unit)
Gilmer Site – Tina Duncan (Dalton Unit)
Habersham Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)
Lumpkin Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)
Pickens Site – Scott Jackson (Canton Unit)
Rabun Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)
Stephens Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)

Union Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)

White Site – Neel Adams (Cleveland Unit)