Veterans

Employment Services - Veterans receive priority service here! We have Veteran Employment Representatives (VERS) available at all workforce centers that offer a full range of employment services to Veterans, their qualified spouses and dependent children. Click here to find your VER.

Texas Wide Open for Veterans - Active members of the military and veterans who are considering where to begin their civilian lives can now access a new resource that reveals the many advantages and opportunities awaiting veterans choosing to make the Lone Star State their permanent home. TexasWideOpenForVeterans.com is a newly launched website for veterans and their families with a one-stop opportunity to explore the many reasons for veterans to put down roots in the Lone Star State.

Texas Skills to Work - Use Your Military Skills to Get a Job You Already Know How to Do! Initially built for veterans to help translate their military skills into a civilian job, Texas Skills to Work is applicable for any job seeker.

Texas Veterans Commission - has a wealth of information for all your education, disability claims, counseling and employment needs.

Increase Your Employability - Learn about tax incentives and training assistance available to employers who hire veterans! Learn more about the The Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Skills for Veterans.

College Credit for Heroes - Turn you military experience into college credits! Receive an official evaluation of credit that may be used at colleges and universities throughout Texas.

My Next Move for Veterans - See how you can transfer your military skills and experience to work in civilian life.

Career One Stop - Learn about skills, careers, wages, education and more.

Jefferson County Veteran Service Office - for local assistance with service and medical records, disability or DD214 upgrades, call (409) 835-8604.