GRADD & Voc Rehab

Serving our students


The Green River Area Development District (GRADD) serves a seven county area consisting of Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union, and Webster Counties. GRADD is funded through federal and state grants to implement programs that improve the quality of life for the citizens in the GRADD region. GRADD is responsible for administering Title I of the Federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) for the seven counties in the region. GRADD's responsibilities center around:

  1. Coordinating the operations and services of the Green River One Stop Career Center
  2. Providing job search and training assistance to eligible adults, eligible youth and dislocated workers.

The local GRADD office is located on the Henderson Community College campus in the Administration Building, Room 107. This office is primarily responsible for certifying participants in training programs and administering scholarships to assist in paying for this training.

Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

The Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation assists Kentuckians with disabilities to achieve suitable employment and independence. Some of the services for individuals that qualify are:
• Assessment for determining eligibility and vocational rehabilitation needs
• Counseling and guidance
• Vocational and other training services
• Supported employment
• Personal assistance services
• Interpreter and notetaking services
• Telecommunications, sensory, and other technological aids and devices
• Rehabilitation technology
• Job placement and job retention services
• Employment follow-up and post-employment services

The local Office of Vocational Rehabilitation is located on the Henderson Community College campus in the first floor of the Administration Building.

  Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

Green River Area Development District

Photo of David Benson  David Benson 
 Administration Building 
 Room 104B 

Photo of Kim Shannon  Kim Shannon
 Administration Building
 Room 107
Photo of Donna Crews  Donna Crews 
 Administration Building 
 Room 102A 
Man with brown hair and blue shirt sitting at desk  Sid Joest
 Administration Building
 Room 102 
Photo of Lisa Medley  Lisa Medley
 Administration Building
 Room 102B
Photo of Nancy Rice  Nancy Rice 
 Administration Building 
 Room 102
Photo of Gerry Zuerleine  Gerry Zurliene
 Administration Building 
 Room 102