Self-Advocacy Series: How DVR & Schools Work Together for Youth

WI Facets Events
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

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Learn how vital transition partners can work together to support youth with disabilities find and keep community-based employment in order to lead independent, successful lives. This webinar is especially for students 13 & older with disabilities, families, and professionals who support them

Learning Objectives:

  • Basics of DVR & Transition Services
  • How DVR Helps in a Student-Centered Way
  • How Transition Services lead to Successful Employment


Jolene Cooley is a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor – Advanced with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR). She has worked with high school students for 11 years, helping introduce them to DVR services and developing individualized plans for employment. Her journey to the professional world began with grunt work at Hardee’s.

Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.