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Thank you for your interest in applying for the services offered by the State of Nevada, Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation or Bureau of Services to Persons Who are Blind or Visually Impaired.

Applications are processed Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm
excluding weekends and state holidays.

BVR Orientation Videos


This video explains how we work with you to determine your interests and abilities and create a plan for employment or higher education that suits your needs.


Este video explica cómo trabajamos con usted para determinar sus intereses y habilidades y crear un plan de empleo o educación superior que se adapte a sus necesidades.



If you are a person who is blind or visually impaired, and need assistance in completing an application below, please call 775-823-8143 or email bsbvinvhelp@detr.nv.govopens a new window

Please note, only for Blind Services (BSBVI), you can use 555-55-5555 in the Social Security number field as a place holder and then share your real Social Security number with BSBVI staff at intake.

If you need assistance in completing the Vocational Rehabilitation application, please call (775) 823-8112 or TTY number at (775) 687-5353. Otherwise, please proceed in completing the application below.

Please note: the application will be completed on a DocuSign website address, providing the opportunity to complete and sign your application digitally from your computer, tablet or smart phone. It is required that you have a working email address.

Please use your full name in all pertinent places.

Adult VR/BSBVI Application

For an applicant who is 18 or older and who is not under the court appointed guardianship of another.

Transition VR/BSBVI Application

For applicants who are under 18 years old, Applicants must have parent/guardian consent to participate.

Guardian-Adult VR/BSBVI Application

For applicants who are 18 and older who are under someone else’s court appointed guardianship.

If you have any questions about applying, please call: (775) 823-8112

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