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National Industries for the Severely Handicapped

Contact Information

8401 Old Courthouse Road
Vienna, VA 22182

571-226-4660 (Voice)
703-849-8916 (FAX)

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NISH is the national nonprofit agency designated by the Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind Or Severely Disabled to provide technical assistance to Community Rehabilitation Programs (CRPs) interested in obtaining federal contracts under the Javits-Wagner-O'Day (JWOD) Program. Established in 1974, NISH currently provides information and services to over 2,000 CRPs nationwide. The organizationís mission is to enhance the quality of life of people with severe disabilities through increasing employment opportunities.



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Date Entered: 6/29/1999
Date Edited: 4/3/2014
Date Revised: 3/6/2007 12:29:30 PM
Health Referral Number: HR3194
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