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The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors offers compassionate care to all those grieving the loss of a military loved one.

TAPS has assisted over 85,000 surviving family members, casualty officers and caregivers.


You can make a difference.

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“TAPS Listens, TAPS Cares, TAPS is There.”

TAPS cares for survivors through peer-based emotional support, community-based care, casework assistance and a 24/7 National Military Survivor Helpline.

“TAPS is there for the everlasting mourning and grief, for the days that take you to your knees.”


Learn how TAPS made a difference in 2018.

Impact Report (PDF)


TAPS exceeds industry standards for financial accountability and out performs most charities.  We are proud to have received many of the top nonprofit charity ratings available today. Our donors should be confident they are supporting an organization that is financially healthy, accountable, and transparent. Fiscal Year End 2017 IRS Form 990 » See additional financial documents »

Charity Navigator 4 stars 5 years in a row
Great Non Profits
Guide Star Exchange Platinum
Charity Watch Top Rated
Best In America - Americas Best Charities
Combined Federal Campaign #11309