Virginia

Demographic Data

Total state population
8,535,519
Total number of people with disabilities
12.2%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
3.5%
Vision difficulty
2.2%
Cognitive difficulty
4.7%
Ambulatory difficulty
6.4%
Self-care difficulty
2.5%
Independent living difficulty
5.6%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
67.0%
Black or African American
19.4%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
0.3%
Asian
6.6%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.1%
Hispanic or Latino
9.7%
Other Race
2.9%
Two or more Races
3.8%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
41.2%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
6.2%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
22.5%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

Valley Associates for Independent Living, Inc.
3210 Peoples Drive, Suite 220
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Phone: 540-443-6513
ED:Gayl Brunk
Endependence Center of Northern Virginia. Inc.
2300 Clarendon Boulevard, Suite 250
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: 703-525-3268
ED: Jill Jacobs
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
2021-A Cunningham Drive, Suite 2
Hampton, VA 23666
Phone: 757-827-0275
ED:Ralph Shelman
Endependence Center, Inc.
6300 East Virginia Beach Boulevard
Norfolk, VA 23502
Phone: 757-461-8007
ED:Nichole Davis
Resources for Independent Living, Inc.
Central Virginia Resource Corp., 4009 Fitzugh Avenue, Suite 100
Richmond, VA 23230
Phone: 804-353-6503
ED:Gerald O’Neil
Blue Ridge Independent Living Center
1502-B Williamson Road NE
Roanoke, VA 24012
Phone: 540-342-1231
ED:Karen Michalski-Karnev
Phone: (804) 786-0016
ED:Teri Morgan
Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED)
West Virginia University
959 Hartman Run Road, Research Park
Morgantown, WV 26505
Main Phone: 304-293-4692
Toll Free Number: 888-829-9426
Main Fax: 304-293-7294
TTY: 800-518-1448
Partnership for People with Disabilities
Virginia University Center for Excellence
Virginia Commonwealth University
PO Box 843020
700 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23284-3020
Main Phone: 804-828-3876
Main Fax: 804-828-0042
TTY: 800-828-1120
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
disAbility Law Center of Virginia
1512 Willow Lawn Drive, Suite 100
Richmond, VA 23230
Phone TDD: (804) 225-2042
Toll Free: (800) 552-3962
FAX: (804) 662-7431
Virginia Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services
ED:Donna Cantrell