The Florida Governor’s Challenge is changing the narrative on mental health – especially when it comes to preventing suicide among service members, Veterans, and their families.read more
With 1.5 million veterans, Florida is the most veteran-friendly state in the nation. The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs is the premier point of entry for Florida veterans to access earned services, benefits and support. Thank you for your service. We honor you.
From Florida’s 21 military bases to our 1.5 million Veterans, the Governor’s Challenge supports efforts to use evidence-based practices to prevent and reduce suicide of our service members, Veterans, and their families. FDVA encourages all interested stakeholders to increase their statewide suicide prevention efforts. READ MORE »
The Forward March veterans’ outreach initiative aims to unite the combined energy and resources of state agencies, veteran service organizations, private partners and local communities. The resulting report identifies where Florida needs to reinforce best practices, reduce redundancies and implement solutions to fill gaps. READ MORE »
Gov. Ron DeSantis is committed to ensuring our servicemembers have the support of the state’s legal community and its best legal minds. Lawyers Assisting Warriors (GI LAW) will draw from the talent of Florida’s leading law firms to provide pro bono services for military members. READ MORE »
We’re hiring CNAs, LPNs, RNs and Health Care Professionals for FDVA State Veterans’ Homes. Learn more about joining our team of dedicated professionals. READ MORE »
Veterans Florida is a non-profit corporation created by the State of Florida to attract and retain veterans and their families by connecting them to employment, training and educational opportunities, and strengthen Florida businesses by educating them on the value and skillsets veterans bring to the workforce. READ MORE »
Established by the Florida Legislature, the Florida Veterans Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Direct Support Organization of the FDVA. Tax deductible contributions help to fulfill our mission to provide assistance to Florida’s veterans and their families. Donate today. READ MORE »