VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Services
Working to help Veterans with service-connected disabilities by providing job training and counseling to those who have an employment handicap. Services include:
- help finding a job
- on-the-job training
- job development
- vocational training
If you are not eligible for these services, a VA counselor may help you find other options, goals, or programs. Contact your VA Regional Office or go to http://www.vba.va.gov/locations.
VA’s Compensated Work Therapy (CWT) Program
This program works to promote employment opportunities for Veterans with physical, mental health, and addiction problems. Through these programs, Veterans may learn:
- job skills
- relearn successful work habits
- regain a sense of self-esteem
CWT programs are typically located within VA medical centers in most large metropolitan areas and many smaller communities. In Arizona, CWT programs are available at all three medical centers in the state. For further information, go to http://www.cwt.va.gov.