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Vocational rehabilitation services through the Division of Rehabilitation Services are available statewide.  In addition, there are Tribal VR programs available in certain parts of the state that provide vocational rehabilitation services.  See below for contact information.

 

American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Programs


Pine Ridge Vocational Rehabilitation Project
Oglala Sioux Tribe
Roberta Ecoffey, Project Director
PO Box 1985
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
Phone (605) 867-2798
Fax (605) 867-1943
email: robertaecoffey@yahoo.com
Serving Shannon, Jackson, and Bennett counties


Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
Oun'iyekiyapi Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Lyle Cook, Project Director
PO Box 590
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
Phone: (605) 964-4400
Fax: (605) 964-4401
email: ability@lakotanetwork.com
Serving Dewey and Ziebach counties


Vocational Rehabilitation Program
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Gillion Plenty Chief, Program Director
PO Box 109
McLaughlin, SD 57642
Phone: (605) 823-4222
Fax: (605) 823-4982
email: gillian.plentychief@sittingbull.edu
Serving Corson county


Oto Kahe Teca Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Jolleen Laverdure, Director
187 Oyata Circle
Lower Brule, SD 57548
Phone: (605) 473-5244
Fax: (605) 473-5581
email: jolleenlaverdure@lowerbrule.net