• Agencies/Resources


    Texas Transition and Employment Guide

    The Texas Transition and Employment Guide provides youth, young adults, parents, and professionals with secondary transition resources to facilitate a young person’s progress towards post-secondary goals to education, employment, and community living.

    The Texas Transition and Employment Guide is a living, working online resource tool. Legislative changes, input from parents, students, and stakeholders will be added as they become available. This online guide will continually be updated. 

    Access the Texas Transition and Employment Guide below. 

    To view and download other available languages for the guide, please visit the Texas Transition and Employment Guide page.


    Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services

    Texas Workforce Solutions -Vocational Rehabilitation Services are designed to help individuals address employment barriers related to a disability and supports eligible individuals as they prepare for, obtain, retain or advance in employment.

    Individualized services are provided through VR staff co-located at offices across the state and may include:

    • Assessment for eligibility, career exploration, and planning for employment.
    • Disability supports through counseling, therapies, treatments, or assistive devices.
    • Training to enhance and expand employment skills through work readiness training, work-based learning experiences, professional training to earn a credential or certificate or work readiness training.
    • Job search assistance to help you find competitive integrated employment and support once you are on the job.

    Start My VR

    Start My VR Self-Referral Portal Information Sheet


    Health and Human Services (HHS) Employment Guide

    The HHS Guide provides information on how to support and assist people with disabilities who are receiving Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) services and are at working age to obtain and maintain competitive, integrated employment.

    Download the HHS Guide - Employment for People with Disabilities