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Success Stories - Compensated Work Therapy

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“With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan, to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.”

—Abraham Lincoln, Second Inaugural Address, March 4, 1865

Over seventy one thousand Veterans are served annually in Compensated Work Therapy (CWT). CWT vocational counselors, specialists and managers will affirm: there’s no greater sense of professional fulfillment than guiding those who took the oath of enlistment to bear true faith and allegiance to our nation, in returning to the workforce, carving out their desired next career path.

CWT Success: The Program That Helped Change My Life
(United States Air Force Veteran Keith Parkis, Albany CWT Program & Saratoga National Cemetery) 9/26/2011

Compensated Work Therapy Program: A Pathway to Success
(Tucson CWT Veterans, CWT Manager, CWT Peer Support, CEC, & VAMC Staff) 4/29/2016

At 60, Chicago Veteran Proves it’s Never Too Late to Start Again
(Army Veteran Johnnie Mims, Jesse Brown CWT Program, CEC & USPS) 5/11/2016

Homeless Veteran’s Personal Scorecard was the Key
(United States Marines Veteran Washington DC VA Medical, Washington DC CWT Program & the Washington DC VA Medical Center) 12/6/2016

Navy Veteran finds hope, recovery, housing and employment through VA
(United States Navy Veteran Jeff McLaughlin, Bay Pines CWT Program & VA Medical Center) Fall 2015