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Vocational Rehabilitation

The Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (Chapter 31) assists Veterans with service-connected disabilities to prepare for, find, and keep suitable jobs. For Veterans with service-connected disabilities so severe that they cannot immediately consider work, VR&E offers services to improve their ability to live as independently as possible. A VA Counselor decides if a veteran has an employment handicap based upon the results of the comprehensive evaluation.

Entitlement to services is established if the veteran has a 20% service-connected disability and an employment handicap. After an entitlement decision is made, the veteran and the counselor will work together to develop a rehabilitation plan which may include funding for college. 

US Department of Veterans Affairs website: Vocational Rehab Program

How to apply for Vocational Rehabilitation

Fill out Form 28-1900 using the eBenefits Portal and the VONAPP (Veterans On-Line Application) to submit the form.  If you have used the eBenefits Portal previously you can log on using the same username/password.  If this is your first time using it, choose "I Am a New VONAPP User" and create a new account.

For further assistance contact
Milwaukee Regional Benefits Office
Kenosha County Veterans Service Office 262-605-6690
Racine County Veterans Service Office 262-638-6702

I'm already approved for Vocational Rehabilitation

  • Your Vocational Rehab Counselor should send us Form 28-1905

Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply for Financial Aid:  Apply

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