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To better serve the military and veterans community within our state, it is essential to gather information from those who have the best understanding of what it means to be a veteran in the state of Utah. For this purpose, we have developed the Utah Veteran, Military and Family Member Survey. This comprehensive survey is being used to gather data in a variety of areas including healthcare, disability compensation, education, employment, homelessness, and more. Additional demographic data is also being collected to better understand and prioritize veterans issues related to location, age, […]

Veterans Voice November 2018

Veterans, The November 2018 issue of the Utah Veterans Voice newsletter is now online and ready to view. Included in this edition are great articles and information happening here in the State of Utah. In this edition there are many events that are taking place throughout Utah for Veterans Day including the ceremony to commemorate WW I and the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, at the State Capitol Rotunda on Nov 8th, 2018 at 11 am. Updated information on “Utah @ Ease”, a new Veterans and Military Legal Assistance program that was started on July 1st, 2018. In addition to these […]

Hiring Utah’s Heroes Career & Benefit Fair

Free Hiring Utah’s Heroes Career and Benefits Fair November 6 in Sandy DRAPER, Utah – A free Hiring Utah’s Heroes career and benefits fair is scheduled to be held Tuesday, November 6th, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Mountain America Exposition Center in Sandy. The fair is one of a series of events intended to assist veterans, active-duty military, members of the National Guard and Reserve and military spouses to obtain information on veteran benefits, employment opportunities or to upgrade their current job situations. At the former job fair event held in Sandy in March […]

Open Aircraft Day 2018

*NEWS RELEASE* September 7, 2018 Hill Aerospace Museum to Host Open Aircraft Day with SR-71 Pilots & Crew HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – The Hill Aerospace Museum is hosting its annual Open Aircraft Day on Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm on the Museum grounds outside of Hill Air Force Base. Admission is free and open to the public. A rare opportunity, this year the Museum is hosting more than twenty SR-71 Pilots, RSOs and Crew that will hold panel discussions about their Blackbird experiences for the public. Furthermore, SR-71 crew members will provide up-close […]

4th District Veterans Resource Conference

Coming up soon on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Please read attached flyer for more […]

Veterans Voice September 2018

Now that summer is coming to an end, the Department has some spectacular reading material in the newly available September edition of the “Veterans Voice” newsletter. This newsletter is hot off the press and now online for your enjoyment. This special edition focuses on Education and Training that takes place throughout the great State of Utah for Veterans and their family members. The Director’s message on education and coordinating with education partners in Utah is from Cory Pearson, Director of Veterans Services. There are many great programs and resources available to Veterans […]

Free Admission for Weber Veterans

August 2, 2018 Attention Weber County Veterans The Weber County Commission has authorized the formation of a Veterans Advisory Committee. The purpose of the committee is to help Weber County Veterans learn about and access their Veterans benefits local, state and national. Utah is below the national average for Veterans enrolled in VA Healthcare and those receiving VA compensation for injuries or disabilities incurred as a result of military service. In addition, the Committee will advise Weber County Veterans of activities, events, and discounts available at the various time of the […]

Operation Donate with Honor

Utah Division of Consumer Protection and Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs join Federal Trade Commission and 50 States to Combat Charity Fraud targeting U.S. Veterans and Service Members. Please click on the following links for information: About Operation Donate with Honor Press Release Veteran Charity Video Veteran Charity Info from Dept of Consumer […]

Veterans Voice July 2018

The July Newsletter “Veterans Voice” is now online and ready to view. This edition has the Governor’s Message touching on our Independence Day. Articles within the newsletter are from Hill Air Force Base, Veteran Owned Business, and other great partners in Utah. We hope you enjoy the July 2018 edition of the Veterans Voice! To read the new issue Click […]

Warriors over the Wasatch

The 2018 Hill AFB Warriors over the Wasatch Utah Air show promises to be an event of excitement, thrills, and breathtaking flying like you have never seen before. See A salute to our historical air power, and the awe inspiring United States Air Force Thunderbirds. June 23rd and 24th, 2018 It’s all here for the enthusiast, future pilot, thrill seeker, and families alike. Come out and see the huge collection of aircraft used in the last war, experience the size and mass of our cargo lifters, take in the agile and destructive helicopters of the US ARMY and much, much, more! For more […]

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