The Department of Veterans Affairs' Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) VetSuccess program -- also known as Voc-Rehab or Chapter 31 -- offers disabled vets counseling, training, education and other services needed to prepare for, find, and keep suitable jobs.
If you are a veteran who has a VA disability rating and an employment handicap, you may be entitled to vocational rehabilitation & employment services under Chapter 31 of the GI Bill. These services include - but are not limited to - counseling, training, education and job placement assistance.
The following services may be provided through the VR&E VetSuccess program:
- Comprehensive rehabilitation evaluation to determine abilities, skills, interests, and needs.
- Vocational counseling and rehabilitation planning.
- Employment services such as job-seeking skills, resume development, and other work readiness assistance.
- Assistance finding and keeping a job, including the use of special employer incentives.
- On the Job Training (OJT), apprenticeships, and non-paid work experiences.
- Financial assistance for post-secondary training at a college, vocational, technical or business school.
- Supportive rehabilitation services including case management, counseling, and referral.
- Independent living services for for Veterans unable to work due to the severity of their disabilities.
Learn more about the VR&E VetSuccess program.