Transitioning Warrior Program

Contact Us

Shawn Prescher

WDVA Veterans Benefits Program Specialist

Hawk Career Center, Lewis North,
Joint Base Lewis McChord, Room 218

(253) 281-8311

State Veterans Affairs Offices


FY 22-23

Claims Filed:  167


The Transitioning Warrior Program’s mission is to assist Veterans, transitioning service members, and their families with all types of Veterans benefits on JBLM.

What we do:

  • Federal VA disability claims assistance.
  • Provide information on the VA’s Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E), Education Assistance (G.I. Bill), Survivor’s benefits, VA Healthcare Enrollment as well as State and local Veterans Benefits.
  • Provide Outreach to the military installations and surrounding communities to help educate and inform those communities with the wide range of Veterans benefits and assistance programs. This can be in the form of an informational booth or as a presentation in a group setting.
  • Provide referral services to partner agencies for transitioning service members, Veterans, and their families.
Transitioning service members - Contact Us Now to Get Started on Your  Pre-Discharge VA Disability Claim.  You MUST File Your Pre-Discharge Claim between 90-180 days before Separation