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Native American Settlement Fund

The Native American Veterans Income Tax Settlement Fund (NASF) was established July 1, 2016. The Department of Veterans’ Services may only accept claims for processing through December 31, 2017.
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DD214

GOT YOUR DD214? Following your discharge from military service, your DD214 is THE Number One document needed to access so many Veteran Benefits. Get yours here!
Arizona Gold Star Military Medal

Gold Star Medal

IN HONORED MEMORY: This heirloom medal is available to families of Arizona's veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
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Veteran Homes - Videos

Lights! Camera! Action! Our videos provide the viewer with an overview and on-the-spot interviews at our Arizona State Veteran Homes in Phoenix and Tucson. Watch online now!
ADVS Career Opportunities

Join Our Team

Make the world a better place for Arizona's Veterans. Why not join us in service to our veterans, either as an agency employee, or as a volunteer? Find more information about both paths on this website!
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Veteran Employment

Opportunities for Veterans' Employment and Job Training in Arizona are primary objectives of ADVS. Whether you are rejoining the private sector from the military, or need some extra help with a career change, we'd like to help.
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Veteran Benefits

Our Veterans Benefits Counselors (VBC's) provide information and assistance to veterans, their dependents and survivors enabling your on-ramp to federal and state benefits. Use our Office Locator and call your nearest office to make an appointment.

MFRF Tax Credit Donation

Military Family Relief Fund - 2017
Support MFRF - Support AZ Veterans The MFRF 2017 FUND is now open to contributions. How do I donate to the Arizona Military Family Relief Fund?...

Suicide Prevention

CONTACT HOTLINE 1-800-273-8255

TEXT "HELP" to 838255 on your cell

VISIT www.veteranscrisisline.net

Are you a veteran suffering from PTSD, sexual assault, or depression?

Visit Our Crisis Support Page

DD214 Requests

GOT DD214?

Following discharge from military service, Form DD214 is THE Number One document needed to access so many Veteran Benefits. Request Form DD214 online here... for yourself or a deceased next-of-kin relative.

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DD214 Requests

Get your DD214GOT YOUR DD214?
Following your discharge from military service, your DD214 is THE Number One document needed to access so many Veteran Benefits. Request your DD214 online here!

Native American Settlement Fund - News

NASF logoOn November 22, 2000 the U.S. Justice Department issued a memo declaring that the taxation and withholding of state income taxes from active duty military pay of Native Americans domiciled on their reservation was impermissible. Arizona withheld state income taxes from all active duty military pay from September 1, 1993 through December 31, 2005. Beginning January 1, 2006 Arizona no longer taxed active duty military pay and therefore discontinued state income tax withholding of this type of income. The Native American Veterans Income Tax Settlement Fund was established on July 1, 2016 to refund Arizona income tax erroneously withheld from Native Americans who served in the military while claiming tribal land as their domicile. ...

ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 December

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for October/November 2016. Click HERE or on the thumbnail image at left, to open the full-color PDF document, which may be printed for sharing with others. Or send your friends to this web page! See you in two months with more news and photos from the Arizona Department of Veterans' Services.

But why wait? Are you friends with ADVS on Facebook? Why not? There's more news and information there, online. How about Twitter? Check out our social media connections online HERE.

ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 October

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for August/September 2016. Click HERE or on the thumbnail image at left, to open the full-color PDF document, which may be printed for sharing with others. Or send your friends to this web page! See you in two months with more news and photos from the Arizona Department of Veterans' Services.

But why wait? Are you friends with ADVS on Facebook? Why not? There's more news and information there, online. How about Twitter? Check out our social media connections online ...

2016 American Indian Town Hall Invitation

2016 AZ American Indian Veterans Town Hall and Benefits PresentationAZ American Indian Veterans - Town Hall and Benefits Presentation

Wednesday: Meet & Greet Reception - 5:30pm-6:30pm

Thursday: Town Hall & Benefits Presentation - 7:00am-5:00pm

We-Ko-Pa Resort, 10438 N. Fort McDowell Road, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264
Free for Veterans and Family Members
General public invited - Lunch available for purchase
Register Online by Oct. 5, 2016
https://americanindiantownhall.eventbrite.com
Questions?  Email [email protected] or call (...

Updates

About Services

The Arizona Department of Veterans Services assists Arizona veterans and their dependents in receiving all their federal and state benefits, and delivers quality services at our Arizona State Veteran Home located in Phoenix and our Southern...

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Help a Homeless Veteran

If you are a homeless veteran, at-risk of homelessness or a provider trying to assist a homeless veteran, please call the National Homeless Veterans Resource line at: 877-4AID-VET (877-424-3838).

Wreaths Across America

The wreath laying is now held annually on the second Saturday of December. December 13, 2008 was unanimously voted by the US Congress as “Wreaths Across America Day”. Wreaths Across America would not be successful without the help of the...

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Military Family Relief Fund - 2017

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Support MFRF - Support AZ Veterans

The MFRF 2017 FUND is now open to contributions.

NASF - Native American Settlement Fund

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On November 22, 2000, the United States Justice Department issued a memo declaring that the taxation and withholding of state income taxes from active duty military pay of Native Americans domiciled on their reservation was impermissible. 

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All your favorite ADVS links on the Staff Landing Page

AVMC Marana - Memorial Day

AVMC Marana Memorial DayOn Memorial Day, we honor those who sacrificed their lives while serving our country.

Gold Star Medal

IN HONORED MEMORY: This heirloom medal is available to families of Arizona's veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

AVMC Camp Navajo - Dedication

AVMC Camp NavajoJoin us onsite Saturday, June 11, 10am, for the Dedication of Arizona Veterans' Memorial Cemetery at Camp Navajo. Distinguished speakers include: 

* Wanda Wright, Col., USAF, Ret., AZDVS Director

* Jerry Nabours, Mayor - City of Flagstaff

Arizona Gold Star Military Medal

Arizona Gold Star Military MedalThe Arizona State Legislature has created the Arizona Gold Star Military Medal to honor Arizona members of the Armed Forces of the United States of America who have been killed in action since Arizona became a State on February 14, 1912. 

AVMC Marana Dedication

AVMC Marana DedicationJoin us onsite Saturday, March 26, 10am, for the Dedication of Arizona Veterans' Memorial Cemetery at Marana.

ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 March

ADVS Monthly Update 2016 MarchWe hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for March 2016.

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