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Veteran Services

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.

Texas Operation Welcome HomeTexas Operation Welcome Home is a program designed to better meet the needs of Transitioning Service Members, recently separated Veterans, and Military Spouses in the Great State of Texas.

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.

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.

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