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NEWS RELEASE - Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs to Open their First On-site Nursing Assistant Academy

Published: 05/31/2023

PROCLAMATION - MEMORIAL DAY 2023

Published: 05/29/2023

2023 Memorial Day Proclamation
WHEREAS, since the late 19th century, each year in May, Americans pause to observe Memorial Day, a special day and National holiday since 1971 set aside to remember with dignity
and admiration those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation; and
WHEREAS, our predecessors shaped the structure of our political system, set forth the … read more

Memorial Day Message from your WDVA Director

Published: 05/29/2023

As we gather to observe Memorial Day and enjoy the 3-day weekend, Let us take a moment to reflect on the significance of this important day. Memorial Day is a time to honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country.

As we serve the veterans community, we have a special… read more

Message from the Director

Published: 05/23/2023

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NEWS RELEASE - Solomon Gilbert named Deputy Director of your Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs

Published: 05/22/2023

NEWS RELEASE - Memorial Day Proclamation, Washington State Memorial Day Events & Observances, and Memorial Day Observance at State Veterans Cemetery

Published: 05/18/2023

NEWS RELEASE - Memorial Day Proclamation, Washington State Memorial Day Events & Observances, and Memorial Day Observance at State Veterans Cemetery

Medical Lake Public Invited to Memorial Day Observance at State Veterans Cemetery.

The State Veterans Cemetery at Medical Lake will hold an annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 29.  The… read more

Honoring May as Military Spouse Appreciation Month

Published: 05/12/2023

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May is Public Service Recognition Week and Military Appreciation Month

Published: 05/09/2023

During the month of May, I have the opportunity to thank all WDVA Team Members during our state’s annual Public Service Recognition Week.

At WDVA we take our mission of Serving Those Who Served very seriously. Many of our team members are Veterans, spouses, or family members so we feel a personal connection to the people and communities we serve each day!

From our Veterans… read more

NEWS RELEASE - Women Veterans Forum and Veterans Town Hall - Yakima - 16 & 17 May 2023

Published: 05/02/2023

May 01, 2023

Yakima County: The veteran community is invited to a Women Veterans Forum from 5:… read more

PROCLAMATION - Military Spouse Appreciation Month 2023

Published: 05/01/2023

WHEREAS, Washington state is home to more than 38,000 military spouses of active duty, National Guard, and reserve service members and an estimated 348,000 military spouses of veterans; and
WHEREAS, military spouses are recognized as the heart of our nation's military families, and their resiliency and resourcefulness are integral to the readiness of the United States Armed Forces; and… read more