Women Veterans Expo

Women Veterans Expo

EMPOWER YOURSELF WITH ADVS! Register now for April 15, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, and stay tuned for a Northern Arizona event date to be announced.
Video Link - Arizona State Veteran Home

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!
Hire a Veteran

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.
Veterans' Benefit Counseling Locations

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.
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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.
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!
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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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!

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.

Latest News

AZ Women Veterans Expo 2017 (b)

Women Veterans ExpoThe Arizona Department of Veterans' Services is delighted to work in partnership with women veteran leaders and key event partners to offer this unique event to Arizona's women veterans. Click HERE or on the image at left for full details!

For women who have served or are currently serving in the military, you will find:

- Informative Educational Workshops

- Networking Opportunities

- Career Resources

- Pampering Services

- FREE: Refreshments * Lunch * Parking * More!

ADVS Monthly Update - 2017 February

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for January/February 2017. 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.

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.

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 Homes located in Phoenix and Tucson, and all...

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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).

Online visit: ...

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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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ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 March

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

Focus: Women Veterans

Arizona Women VeteransOn the Arizona PBS television show "Arizona Horizon", listen and learn about the issues faced by female veterans and a set of women veterans’ expos being held by the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services coming up in March and April.

Program guest Wanda Wright, Director of the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services, will tell us more. (Note: PBS has removed the video.)

ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 February

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for February 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.

ADVS Monthly Update - 2016 January

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for January 2016.

Video Introduction to Veterans Services Division

Click to view the VSD video on YouTubeWe hope you will enjoy this new video from the Veterans’ Services Division (VSD), which provides detailed information on the Veteran Benefits Counselors (VBC's), the State Approving Agency (SAA), and the Arizona State Veterans Memorial Cemeteries.

ADVS Monthly Update - 2015 December

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for December 2015. Click HERE or on the thumbnail image at left, to open the full-color PDF document, which may be printed

Office Locations

Find an ADVS office using our Online Office Locator or review and print our handy Locations At-a-Glance 1-page flyer

ADVS Monthly Update - 2015 November

We hope you will enjoy our ADVS Monthly Update for November 2015, which has undergone an initial remodeling for your viewing pleasure.

November Veterans Employment Month

November Veteran Employment MonthFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 4, 2015

Governor Doug Ducey Declares November Veteran Employment Month

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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