Transition Assistance

Returning to full-time civilian life can be a big change, but a little planning can go a long way. The National Guard Transition Assistance Program connects you and your family to the benefits and services available to you after you leave the military.

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Let a Transition Assistance Advisor Help

Transition Assistance Advisors serve as points of contact to assist eligible members of the Reserve Components in accessing benefits and health care furnished under laws administered by the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Learn more about how a Transition Assistance Advisor can help you and your family.

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Transition Assistance Advisor Lookup

Find your nearest DOD National Guard Transition Assistance Program advisor to get connected to benefits and services available to you after transition.

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About the Transition Assistance Program

Learn about the Transition Assistance Program’s vision and mission, plus transition support and more.

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Veterans Affairs Benefits Available After Deployment

The Department of Veterans Affairs provides a variety of benefits for veterans, dependents and survivors based on active military service. For National Guard members, that means being federally activated to serve, and being discharged under conditions other than dishonorable.

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Veterans Affairs Health Care Benefits

Veterans Affairs operates the nation’s largest integrated health care system with more than 1,400 care sites, including hospitals, community clinics, community living centers, domiciliary, readjustment counseling centers and various other facilities.

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What Transition Assistance Advisors Can Do for You

Let us serve you. Transition Assistance Advisors can connect you to Veterans Affairs benefits, health care and more, walking you through the system to get you the services you deserve.


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