The Georgia Department of Veterans Service (GDVS) offers a wide range of superb services and programs for the veterans of Georgia.

These services and programs include excellent veterans’ benefits assistance, rewarding on-the-job and apprenticeship training program management, devoted skilled nursing home care, and compassionate cemetery committal services.

Georgia is proud of the benefits and services available to veterans in the state. GDVS representatives strive to ensure Georgia’s veterans receive all of the federal and state benefits to which they are entitled. Please remember no benefit is automatic. Those who are eligible must apply for the benefits in order to receive them.

24 Hour Veterans Crisis Line 800-273-8255 Press 1

EMPLOYMENT

Workforce Division

Apprenticeship Programs

On-the-Job Training Programs

Georgia Department of Labor

seeking employment with the State of Georgia

EDUCATION

Technical College System of Georgia

University System of Georgia

Veterans Education & Training

Post 9|11 GI Bill

HERO Scholarship Program

HEALTHCARE

Georgia Department of Community Health

Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities

STATE BENEFITS

Tax Exemptions

Driving Licenses

Personal Identification Cards

License Plates

Other Special State Provisions

Hunting and Fishing Licenses

Veterans Education & Training

Benefits Assistance

Appeals Support

Judicial Council of Georgia

Justice for Vets

Stateside Legal Help

Veterans Justice Outreach

HHS Veterans' Resources

State Parks Military Discounts

Disabled Veteran Homestead Tax Exemption

Other Homestead Tax Exemptions

Ad Valorem Tax on Vehicles

Other Tax Exemptions

GEORGIA VETERANS HOMES

Veterans Nursing Home at Milledgeville

Veterans Nursing Home at Augusta

GEORGIA VETERANS CEMETERIES

Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Glennville

Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Milledgeville

CONTACTS

Georgia Department of Veterans Services

Floyd Veterans Memorial Building
Suite E-970
Atlanta, Georgia 30334-4800
The American Legion Department Of Georgia

3035 Mt. Zion Road
Stockbridge, Georgia 30281

678-289-8883
678-289-8885 Fax

amerlegga@bellsouth.net

American Legion Department of Georgia  Service Officer

Shelly Ann Simpson
1700 Clairmont RD
Decatur, GA 30033

404-929-5345
404-929-5347 Fax

E-mail the Service Officer