Veterans Day Message

Veterans Day honors and recognizes all of America’s veterans – their patriotism, their love of country, and their willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.

Georgia Department of Veterans Service and Unite Us Team Up to Expand Coordinated Care Network, Streamline Access to Services in Georgia

‘Unite Georgia’ Program to Address Unmet Needs of Nearly 700,000 Veterans

Georgia Department of Veterans Service Awarded VA Suicide Prevention Grant

The Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) is working with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to prevent veteran suicide in Georgia and recently received a grant of $747,464 from VA to support our mission through the Staff Sergeant Parker Gordon Fox Suicide Prevention Grant Program.

Georgia Department of Veterans Service Praises Signage of PACT Act into Law

Today, the Georgia Department of Veterans Service commended President Biden on signing the bipartisan Sergeant First Class Heath Robinson Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act into law. The legislation marks the most significant expansion of benefits and services to America’s war veterans in more than 30 years.

Memorial Day Message

For many, Memorial Day is the start of summer – a day for a barbeque with friends, the first day the pool is open, or perhaps just a well-needed day off. However, for those of us who served and the families of our fallen, Memorial Day is bittersweet.

GDVS Is Ready to Assist Veterans and Families

The Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) is here to help veterans and their families to file claims for benefits with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

State Agencies Simplify Process for Free Veterans Licenses & IDs

The GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) and the Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) have made it easier for veterans to obtain a free Driver’s License and/or Identification Card!

Scott Waters Selected as GDVS Employee of the Quarter

The Georgia Department of Veterans Service has selected Tommy “Scott” Waters as the Employee of the Quarter during Fall 2021.

State Veterans Service Board Selects New GDVS Commissioner

In a meeting held on Thursday, November 18, 2021, Georgia’s State Veterans Service Board chose Patricia Ross as Commissioner to lead the Department of Veterans Service.

Veterans Day Message

On Thursday, November 11, 2021, Americans will join together once again to honor our brave military men and women of the past, present, and future.  We remember the service of our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so we can continue to live in freedom.