Midlands Technical College
You may be entitled to vocational
rehabilitation services and benefits if you
meet all of the following conditions.
Other eligibility requirements may apply in
addition to the information noted below.
Please call the Department of Veterans
Affairs to discuss your eligibility for this
You have at least a 20% service connected
disability rating and your active duty
service was no earlier than September 16,
You were not discharged from active duty
under dishonorable conditions;
You need rehabilitation services because you
have an employment handicap; and
Your period of eligibility has not expired.
The eligibility period is 12 years from the
date VA notified you of your service
Even if your period of eligibility for full
vocational rehabilitation benefits has
passed, you may still receive services to
assist you to find employment.
You may also be entitled if you have a 10
percent compensable disability rating and
either (1) VA finds that this disability
causes serious employment and personal
problems; or (2) you first applied for
vocational rehabilitation before November 1,
1990, are now reapplying for this benefit,
and VA finds you have difficulty getting and
keeping suitable employment.
If you would like to apply for Vocational
Rehabilitation, please complete the
VONAPP. You will be
contacted by the Columbia Regional Office,
located at 6437 Garners Ferry Road, to
further evaluate your need for Vocational
Rehabilitation. You may contact the
Department of Veterans Affairs at
1-800-827-1000 for more information about