COVID-19: Arizona State Veteran Home Update

The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services is continuing to take every possible measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the Arizona State Veteran Homes and keep the loved ones of our residents and the public informed as the situation evolves. 

 

Here is the latest data on employee and

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Arizona State Veteran Home - Yuma Informational Packet

(February 2022) Issued brand-new Arizona State Veteran Home – Yuma Informational packet as a downloadable PDF file for our Veterans, prospective employees and constituents. 

 

Click HERE to read or to download your own copy. 

ARIZONA STATE VETERAN HOME – YUMA ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR RESIDENTS, STAFF

YUMA, Ariz. – With completion nearing, the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services (ADVS) will host an informational event for the new Arizona State Veteran Home-Yuma (ASVH-Yuma) on January 28th and 29th. During this event, ADVS staff will discuss how to become a resident or employee of ASVH-Yuma

Veterans' Donation Fund Large Grants 2021

Grants available for veterans’ assistance ($5,000-$75,000) are now open!

Opening Date: October 15, 2021 at 3:00pm

Closing Date: December 17, 2021 at 5:00pm.

Veterans’ Donation Fund (VDF) Large Grants Eligibility is open to Local Governments, Native American Tribes, and Non Profits for

You Spoke, We Listened: Veteran Transportation Matters Study Results

A lack of access to transportation can lead to Veterans missing doctor’s appointments, not being able to shop for groceries, and various other opportunities that would allow them to appropriately take care of themselves and thrive. 

 

In an effort to prevent more Veterans from

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You Spoke, We Listened: Veteran Transportation Matters Survey Results

A lack of access to transportation can lead to Veterans missing doctor’s appointments, not being able to shop for groceries, and various other opportunities that would allow them to appropriately take care of themselves and thrive. 

 

In an effort to prevent more Veterans from

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Arizona Veterans' Benefits Guide

(October 2021) Issued brand-new comprehensive Arizona Veterans' Benefits Guide as a downloadable PDF file for our Veterans and constituents. Click HERE or on the image at left to download your own copy.

WWII hero identified, laid to rest 80 years after Pearl Harbor attack

(SIERRA VISTA, Ariz.) Clear skies, a light breeze and the warmth of the sun set the scene in Sierra Vista, on Friday May 28, 2021 at the Southern Arizona Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery as U.S. Navy Signalman Third Class Austin Henry Hesler entered his final resting place 80 years after his death during

WWII hero identified 80 years after Pearl Harbor attack to be buried in Sierra Vista

(SIERRA VISTA, Ariz.) - 80 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Signalman Third Class Austin Henry Hesler will finally enter his final resting place. Hesler was 21 years old when he was killed during the Japanese’s attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. On Friday, May 28, 2021 at 11 a.m., he