Utah will be the best place in the nation to perform military missions and be recognized as a premier location for Veterans, Service Members and their Families to live and succeed

Ensure delivery of responsive, well-planned and effective services to veterans, military and their families through coordination with government agencies, academia, private partners and non-profit organizations

Coordinate efforts to develop and expand workload on Utah’s military installations

Improve the quality of life for Utah’s veterans, military and their families by increasing awareness and access to appropriate federal, state and local resources

Work with federal, state and local officials to effectively advocate for initiatives and services

Promote and coordinate events throughout the state which develop and build respect for those who have served

Compete for national recognition as the leading innovator in the delivery of services to veterans, military and their families

Build a strong network of partners, stakeholders and champions

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

EMPLOYMENT

Utah Department of Workforce Services

State of Utah jobs

USA Jobs

Utah Patriot Partnership program

21 Reasons to Hire a Vet

Job Seeker Rresources

Employer resources

Accelerated Credentialing to Employment

Get Credentials, Certifications and Licenses

Licensing Laws, Rules and Exemptions

Research Utah Employer Websites

Explore Occupations

Writing Your Resumé; Military Perspective

Military Spouse Resource

The Transition Assistance Program (TAP)

EDUCATION

Utah System of Higher Education

Utah Colleges of Applied Technology

Post-9/11 GI Bill

Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty

Montgomery GI Bill – Selected Reserve

Reserve Educational Assistance Program

O Net Online

State Education Benefits

Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship

Student Financial Aid Guide For Veterans

Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program

HEALTHCARE

VA Salt Lake City Health Care System

PTSD

Substance Abuse & Mental Health

Health Benefits

Children With Special Health Care Needs

Safety Net Clinics

Health Clinics of Utah

Utah Medicaid Program

Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Primary Care Network (PCN)

Family Dental Plan Clinics

Immunizations

Utah's Premium Partnership for Health Insurance (UPP)

WOMEN VETERANS

Women Veterans Celebration

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Clinics

STATE BENEFITS

Utah Veterans News

Utah Veterans Events

VA Home Loan program

Disabled Veteran License Plate

Former Prisoner of War (POW) License Plate

Gold Star License Plate

Military License Plates

Utah CDL Skill Test Waiver

VETERANS INDICATOR on Driver’s License/ID

Fishing License for Disabled Veterans

Justice for Vets

Stateside Legal Help

Military Personnel & Spouses Income Tax Relief

Disabled Veterans Property Tax Relief

Free Tax Return Preparation for You by Volunteers

Veterans Justice Outreach

UTAH VETERANS HOMES

Southern Utah Veterans Home at Ivins

Central Utah Veterans Home at Payson

George E . Wahlen Ogden Veterans Home at Ogden

William E. Christoffersen Veterans Home at Salt Lake City

UTAH VETERANS CEMETERIES

Online Burial Request Form

CONTACTS

Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs

550 Foothill Drive, Suite 105
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

801-326-2372
800-894-9497
801-326-2369 Fax

veterans@utah.gov

American Legion Department of Utah

350 N. State St. Suite 80
P.O. Box 148000
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114

801-539-1013
877-345-6780
801-521-9191 Fax

Department Adjutant

American Legion Department of Utah  Service Officer

Ken Parker
550 Foothill Blvd
Suite 204
550 Foothill Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84158-1900

801-326-2380

serviceofficer@utlegion.org