1090 Commons Boulevard
Reading, PA 19605-3332
Phone: (610)916-2316 Fax: (610)916-2470
Web Site:
Hours:8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Agency Information: State Agency
Provides services to all of Berks and Schuylkill Counties

Program Services: Diagnostic services
Vocational evaluation
Counseling restoration services
Training Placement
Various support services

Eligibility Criteria: People with a physical, mental, or emotional disability which results in a substantial impediment to employment and who could benefit in terms of employment outcome. Vocational Rehabilitation services are required for you to prepare for, enter, or retain gainful employment.

Accessibility: Main office is accessible and in home services can be provided as needed.

Languages Spoken: English

Key Personnel
Name Position
Janell J. Shaffer-Yoder District Administrator
Lynn Zale Asst. District Administrator
18 Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors

Mission: To assist Pennsylvanians with disabilities to get or keep a job.

Agency Affiliations: Part of statewide network of District offices.

Special Projects and Fundraisers: I CAN Project: Provides grants to employers who hire people with disabilities

Other Locations: N/A