Resources

Transition Guide

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  1. I. National Guard / Reserve Service Member and Family Programs
    1. A. Community Based Health Care Organization (CBHCO) Program
    2. B. National Guard Family Program
    3. C. Post-Deployment Health Reassessment (PDHRA) Program
  2. II. U.S. Army Service Member and Family Programs
    1. A. Military OneSource
    2. B. US Army Wounded Warrior Program
    3. C. Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Information
    4. D. Warrior Transition Command (WTC)
  3. III. Veteran Affairs Programs
    1. A. General VA Information
    2. B. VBA (Veterans Benefits Administration)
      1. 1. GI Bill
      2. 2. Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Service
      3. 3. Life Insurance
    3. C. VHA (Veterans Health Administration)
      1. 1. Suicide Prevention: Veterans Affairs Suicide Hotline: 1.800.273.TALK (8255) and press "1" to reach the VA hotline, which will be staffed by mental health professionals in Canandaigua, N.Y. who will work closely with local VA mental health providers to help callers.
      2. 2. VA Enrollment Form - 10-10 EZ Form info
      3. 3. CHAMPVA
    4. D. NCA (National Cemetery Administration)
  4. IV. Coalition Partners
    1. A. Family Program
    2. B. National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs (NASDVA)
    3. C. U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
    4. D. U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
    5. E. Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
    6. F. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) – VHA, VBA and Vet Centers
    7. G. Veterans Service Organizations
    8. H. American Red Cross
  5. V. TRICARE
    1. A. TRICARE Health Benefits
    2. B. TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS)
    3. C. Tricare Retiree Dental Program
  6. VI. Veteran Service Organizations
    1. A. Directory of Veterans Service Organizations
    2. B. County Veterans Affairs Offices (CVAOs) for South Carolina
  7. VII. Employment Programs
    1. A. U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
    2. B. South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW)
    3. C. Veterans Hiring Programs:
      1. 1. Hire a Hero
      2. 3. VetSuccess (on the VA website)
      3. 4. Helmets to Hard Hats
      4. 5. USAJobs
      5. 6. VetJobs
  8. VIII. Military Aid Societies Emergency Financial Assistance
    1. A. Army Emergency Relief
    2. B. Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society
    3. C. Air Force Aid Society
    4. D. Coast Guard Mutual Assistance
    5. E. Helping Our Heroes
    6. F. Homefront America, Inc
    7. G. Marine for Life
    8. H. Wounded Heroes Foundation