The Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 (The Post 9/11 GI Bill) is a readjustment plan which allows you to attend college or trade school. This plan provides money for tuition, books, housing, and living expenses and can be used while on active duty or after you leave service.
The Compensated Work Therapy (CWT) program gives veterans the opportunity to receive realistic, meaningful vocational opportunities that will allow them to successfully reintegrate into their communities.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers programs and benefits to blind or visually impaired veterans. Your vision loss does not have to be service-connected in order for you to receive care from VA’s Blind Rehabilitation Services (BRS).
The Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA) provides education and training opportunities to eligible dependents of veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-connected condition, or who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-connected condition. The program offers up to 45 months of education benefits.
What will happen to your income, benefits, and health coverage if you go to work? Use the Veterans Benefits and Work Calculator to find out how a job may affect your total income and your health coverage.