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 note taking 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

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Roger Clark
Administration Building
Room 107

Man with brown hair and blue shirt sitting at desk Sid Joest
Administration Building
Room 102

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Lisa Medley
Administration Building
Room 102B