Servicemember Transitional Advanced Rehabilitation (STAR) Program for SOF service members and Veterans

The STAR program—unique to the Central Virginia VA Health Care System (CVHCS), in Richmond, Virginia—is a comprehensive rehabilitation program designed specifically for Special Operations Forces service members to facilitate recovery, maximize function, promote successful community reintegration, return to duty, or transition to civilian employment. The program places a unique emphasis on transition from military to civilian life, including individualized employment and educational exploration and planning, development of job search documentation, and learning about available community resources. Opportunities exist for patients to complete educational or professional certification courses while participating in the program.