Honored to serve Georgia’s veterans

We advise, counsel, and assist Georgia’s veterans and their families in receiving their rightful benefits under the framework of veteran's laws

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Veterans Crisis Line

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one? Call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1), text to 838255, or visit them online for more ways to connect.

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Veteran Job Assistance

Vietnam Certificate of Honor

Every Georgia veteran with honorable service during the Vietnam War is eligible to receive this certificate.

Returning Veterans Task Force

We’re teaming up with other state agencies to learn how we can better help veterans’ transition back into society. 

Upcoming Events

Oct
26

Vietnam Certificate of Honor Ceremony List

As part of our ongoing efforts to honor Georgia's Vietnam veterans, the GDVS continues to issue the Vietnam Certificate of Honor to eligible veterans.

Oct
30

Honoring Georgia's Korean War Veterans

Marietta /

The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Atlanta, the Georgia Department of Veterans Service, and the Cobb County Board of Commissioners are partnering to say “Thank You” to Korean War Veterans for their honorable military service and personal sacrifice by hosting a special medal and certificate ceremony.

Nov
5

Veterans Day Proclamation Ceremony

Atlanta /

Join the Georgia Department of Veterans Service for the annual "Veterans Day in Georgia" proclamation signing ceremony, featuring Governor Brian Kemp.