Welcome veterans!

Welcome!

We are extremely proud of the Georgians who have honorably served our country over the centuries. It is now our honor to serve you.

The Georgia Department of Veterans Service is an agency of state government created for the purpose of advising, counseling, and assisting Georgia’s veterans and their families in receiving their rightful benefits under the vast and complex framework of veterans’ laws.

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Press Releases:

Commissioner Pete Wheeler, 1922-2015

April 21, 2015

Commissioner Pete Wheeler, leader of the Georgia Department of Veterans Service since 1954, died peacefully surrounded by family in the early morning, Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

GDVS Addresses VA Policy Changes

April 7, 2015

In light of recent changes to federal policy regarding veterans benefits, the Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) would like to remind veterans and their families of the availability of personal assistance in filing for earned benefits.

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Events Schedule

  • Some Offices Closed

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    April 27, 2015

    Our offices in state facilities will be closed today in observance of Confederate Memorial Day (a state holiday). Our offices in federal facilities remain open. Please check with offices located in local facilities before visiting, as these vary.

    Note: Information about holiday schedules is included on individual GDVS Veterans Field Service Office pages.