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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 […]

Veteran First Time Homebuyer Program

FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS Utah Wants You! If you are a recently separated Veteran (last 5 years) or currently serving member of the military living in Utah and are interested in buying a home for the first time in Utah, this program is for you. The Utah Veteran First-time Homebuyer Grant gifts $2,500 to Veterans and those currently serving who purchase their first home in Utah. Veteran eligibility is established by the Utah Department of Veteran and Military Affairs. Follow the link and application below: Veteran Grant Status Validation (VGSV) Application Program Details: Veteran eligibility is […]

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 […]

Veterans Career & Benefits Fair 2018

Title: Hiring Utah’s Heroes Job Fair Date: Tuesday, May. 15th Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Davis Conference Center, 1651 N 700 W, Layon, UT Website: facebook.com/utah.dws Price/tickets: FREE Description: Join us for a job and resource fair for Utah’s veterans, National Guard and Reserve Service members, active duty military members and families. Find a job or a get a better job with companies that support our nation’s military. Before the fair, visit your local Workforce Services office to brush up on your interviewing skills and get help with your resume. Job Seekers Click […]

Newsletter May 2018

Veterans, The focus of this issue of the Veteran’s Voice is Military Affairs. In Utah we are fortunate to have first-class installations, military organizations, and community support groups that all contribute to our national security responsibilities. Many of these organizations have contributed articles, events, accomplishments, points of contact and calendar items we hope you will find interesting and informative. Also in this issue are items of recurring interest to veterans across the state including news on employment fairs, VA benefits, and community events. Thank you for […]

Memorial Day Events 2018

Below is a list of Memorial Day Events being held in Utah 2018. We will be updating this list periodically as new events come in. Thank you. Memorial Day Event List 2018 May 25, 2018 WECSLVH Memorial Day Program 10:00 AM at the William E. Christofferson Salt Lake Veterans Home, 700 S. Foothill Dr MSBCUVH Memorial Day Program 11:00 AM at the Mervyn S. Bennion Central Utah Veterans Home, 1551 North Main Street GEWOVH Memorial Day Program 1:30 PM at the George E. Wahlen Ogden Veterans Home, 1102 North 1200 West SUVH Memorial Day Program 2:00 PM at the Southern Utah Veterans Home, 160 N. 200 E […]

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