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Home Q & A Vocational Rehabilitation Who is Eligible for VR&E VetSuccess Services?
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  • Active Duty Service Members are eligible if they:

    Expect to receive an honorable discharge upon separation from active dutyObtain a memorandum rating of  20% or more from the VAApply for Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) VetSuccess services

     

    Veterans are eligible if they:

    Have received, or will receive, a discharge that is other than dishonorableHave a service-connected disability rating of at least  10%, or a memorandum rating of  20% or more from the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)Apply for Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) VetSuccess services

     

    Basic period of Eligibility

    The basic period of eligibility in which VR&E VetSuccess services may be used is 12 years from the latter of the following:

    Date of separation from active military service, orDate the veteran was first notified by VA of a service-connected disability rating.

     

    The basic period of eligibility may be extended if a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor (VRC) determines that a Veteran has a Serious Employment Handicap

    Answered by David - 31 12 1969
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