Doreen B. Capers – Independent Living Counselor Advocate and CD Service Facilitator

Email: dcapers@vaescil.org

Doreen Capers is an Independent Living Counselor, providing peer counseling, information and referral, independent living skills training, and advocating on behalf of individuals, as well as assisting individuals in advocating for themselves’ to ensure that their rights as individuals with disabilities are met in their homes and communities. As a Consumer-Directed Services facilitator, Mrs. Capers assists individuals with initiating waiver services and making informed decisions about their attendant requirements and options.  Mrs. Capers also assist individuals with locating affording and accessible resources, such as housing and assistive devices.