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Health Education and Retirement Benefits

Your service has ended, but the benefits continue.

As a former Volunteer, you know about many of the benefits of serving in the Peace Corps. Leadership skills, experience in a new language, cross-cultural understanding, and a greater sense of perspective are just a few of the things you are likely to have gained. But did you know that there are other, more tangible, benefits available to you as a result of your Peace Corps service?

Health Benefits
The Post-Service Health Benefits Guide offers guidance on insurance and medical care after service.
Federal Retirement
Federal employees may be eligible to receive credit towards retirement for their Peace Corps Volunteer service.
College Credit for Peace Corps Service
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Last updated Jan 22 2014

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