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

Photo of ADD Jack Beasley

This week’s Staff Spotlight features our Assistant Deputy Director of Administration, Jack Beasley!

 Name: Jack Beasley

Role at ADVS: Assistant Deputy Director of Administration

When did you

Memorial photo of Lt. Col. Gene D. Kleese

The Arizona Department of Veterans' Services (ADVS) has launched "Stories of Our Heroes," a new series focused on sharing the lives and legacies of our Arizona Veterans who have been interred in one

Patient in hospital bed

PHOENIX - During the past 14 years, did the VA deny you reimbursement for emergency medical expenses you incurred at non-VA facilities? If so, ADVS may be able to advise you on how you can take

Photo of Tribal Outreach Liaison Geri Kinsel-Begay

This week’s Staff Spotlight features our Tribal Outreach Liaison Geraldine “Geri” Kinsel-Begay!

Name: Geraldine “Geri” Kinsel-Begay

Role at ADVS: Tribal Outreach Liaison with the Public &

Photo of Chief Major Sergeant Jeff "MadDog" Madorski's casket

BELLEMONT, Ariz.- More than 300 people gathered at the Arizona Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery at Camp Navajo (AVMC-Camp Navajo) last month to say their final goodbyes to a friend, mentor and dedicated

Photo of VBC Liliana Edwards

This week’s Staff Spotlight features our Veteran Benefits Counselor Liliana Edwards, who recently received the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services VBC Most Improved Award!

Name: Liliana

ADVS Staff Spotlight: Joe Larson

PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services is launching a new initiative aimed at showcasing the men and women who serve those who sacrificed for our freedoms.

The ADVS Staff Spotlight

Pearl Harbor survivor Ed Miklavcic Sr. places the Pearl Harbor Survivors wreath at Wesley Bolin Plaza during the Commemorating Pearl Harbor Day Ceremony hosted by Honoring America's Veterans on December 9th

PHOENIX - Gathered beneath the U.S.S. Arizona memorial in the Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, Veterans and community members honored the lives lost during the attack on Pearl Harbor 82 years ago.


National Wreaths Across America Day is Saturday, December 16th

PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Veterans' Services invites the public to attend 2023 Wreaths Across America (WAA) Day ceremonies at the agency's three Arizona Veterans’ Memorial Cemeteries located