Divisions of the Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living (DAIL)
- Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired
The Division for Blind and Visually (DBVI) Impaired serves individuals who are blind or visually impaired. The services provided range from vocational services to a variety of support services. Most of the services provided by this Division are contracted out to private, nonprofit agencies.
- Adult Services Division
The Adult Services Division (ASD) is responsible for a full array of long-term services and supports for older Vermonters and adults with physical disabilities
- Developmental Disabilities Services Division
The Developmental Disabilities Services Division (DDSD) is responsible for all community-based long-term care services for individuals with developmental disabilities, and physical disabilities.
- Division of Licensing and Protection
The Division of Licensing and Protection (DLP) is responsible for a wide variety of activities, including inspection and licensing of long term care facilities (nursing homes, residential care homes, and specialty homes for individuals with mental retardation). The Division also investigates complaints about abuse, neglect, or exploitation of elderly or disabled individuals.
- Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) is the largest division in the Department, provides a variety of services. The primary focus of the Division is the provision of vocational rehabilitation services to individuals with disabilities, assisting them in preparing for, obtaining, or retaining employment.