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777 search results for “transition assistance program”

Debunking 4 myths about separating from the military

…The Transition Assistance Program (TAP) is a Department of Defense-mandated requirement for all service members leaving the military. But with so much information packed into a condensed timeline, it’s like trying…

News | Jul 14, 2022

Soldier for Life

…Soldier for Life-Transition Assistance Program to help active, Guard and Reserve soldiers and their spouses. As a result, DAV will have a unique avenue to extend its no-cost services to…

News | Aug 6, 2020

Back to civilian life: The resources transitioning veterans are owed

…process at least one year before each respective troop leaves the military. Participation in the Pentagon’s Transition Assistance Program (TAP) is correlated with a higher application rate for Department of…

News | Feb 1, 2024


…DAV launches the Transition Service program, which deploys specially trained transition service officers at military separation centers. 2001 – Department and Chapter Service Officer training program established Service Officers at…

DAV Annual Report

…Mission, National Service Program, outreach programs, advocacy, National Legislative Program, National Voluntary Services Program, Winter Sports Clinic, state services and disaster relief, publications and other communications, Membership Program, Public Awareness…

Congressional Testimony

…Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs – Legislative Hearing. Statement of Shane L. Liermann 23MAR Testimony before the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee – VA Caregiver Programs. Statement of…

Homeless women veterans: Growing needs outpacing services

…Housing Choice Voucher Program. The grant program to community-based agencies serving homeless veterans served more than 1,300 women veterans in 2021. VA programs specific to women veterans include the Center…

News | Nov 9, 2022

Level up skills with a new VA training program

…a part-time or full-time basis. On-the-job training, apprenticeships, internships and degree programs are not authorized under the VRRAP. To apply for the Veterans Rapid Retraining Assistance Program, visit  …

News | May 20, 2021

Defense bill expands benefits for veterans

…passed in the legislation include improvements to the DOD Transition Assistance Program—or TAP—that helps prepare transitioning service members for civilian life. This program includes mandatory instruction on preparation for civilian…

News | Sep 20, 2018

DAV supports “fourth administration” to handle transition benefits

…Forever GI Bill, VA’s Home Loan Program and Vocational Rehab. Under the Veterans’ Education, Transition and Opportunity Prioritization Plan (VET OPP) Act of 2019, transition benefits would no longer fall…

News | May 14, 2019

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