VA Claims Information and Services Contact:
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Department of Veterans Affairs
Social Work Service
Transitional Care Management Program-TCM
Transitional Patient Advocate-TPA
VA Benefits Advisors are now available on Fort Benning
Tony Hobbs: Tony.email@example.com or Cell:571-461-8519
Melvin Tanner: Melvin.firstname.lastname@example.org or Cell: 571-461-8933
Derrick Gibson: Derrrick.email@example.com or Cell: 571-461-8475
Tydious McCray: firstname.lastname@example.org or Cell: 571-461-8485
Vocational Rehabilitation (Voc Rehab)
Mrs. Denise Mills
Fort Benning's Soldier for Life Center and program connects Army, governmental and community efforts to build relationships that facilitate successful reintegration of our Soldiers, retirees, veterans and their families in order to keep them Army Strong and instill their values, ethos and leadership within communities.
Transition Assistance Program
Phone: (706)545-2308 | (706)545-2309
Edwin (Eddie) Perez
Transition Services Manager
Transition Services Specialist
Army Career Skills Program Installation Administrator (Contractor)
TAP Liaison Officer (Contractor)
You must register and complete an assessment, Individual Initial Counseling and program requirements 18 months prior to SEPARATION!
Step 1: To start the process, register in TAP providing contact information. If you need to contact your TAP counselor, please call 706-545-2308 or 706-545-2309. "Register in TAP Here"
Step 2: Once registered, you will be contacted by your TAP Counselor to schedule an assessment, Individual Initial Counseling and Pre-Separation Briefing; by either the phone number or email address you have provided.
Step 3: Next, you will be scheduled for required workshops and provided deliverables for completion of TAP. Also, you will be scheduled for your Capstone (final appointment).
Step 4: Lastly, you will meet with a counselor for final review of requirements (Capstone). The Eform 2648 will be electronically signed by counselor and Soldier then sent to commander for signature.
Step 5: Soldier may print as many copies of Eform 2648 as needed after the commander signs it from the milConnect website: https://milconnect.dmdc.osd.mil/milconnect/
Workshop Attire = BUSINESS CASUAL (Men = collared shirt & slacks) (Women = blouse & slacks or skirt)