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That is our mission, our job, and our privilege. We work every day to make sure Kentucky's 339,000 veterans and their families receive all the benefits and services they have earned. Here you will find information on benefits counseling, skilled long-term care at state veterans centers, dignified interment at state veterans cemeterieshealth care, education, employment and special programs for women veterans, homeless veterans and others.

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Heroes Day at UK Football Game

KDVA Commissioner Heather French Henry appeared at the UK-ULM game on October 11 to announce the50th Anniversary Vietnam War Commemoration that recognizes, thanks and honors Kentucky's 116,000 Vietnam Veterans.  She was accompanied by Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Dennis Shepherd, Darrel Martin and Don Helton.

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Read the press release here. [PDF 123 KB]

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Become a Vietnam War Commemorative Partner 
Join more than 100 Kentucky communities and organizations.
Find out how your town, country, group, business or club can honor local Vietnam Veterans and commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

Basetrack Live: American Warriors, Facing Challenges, Finding Solutions, Hard Talk on the Homefront
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, 7 p.m. at The Performing Arts Center in Elizabethtown. Veterans Discount Price: $5

"Stories We Carry" 
Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, 6 p.m. at The Kentucky Center in Lousiville.

Veteran Job Fair  [PDF 641 KB]
October 22, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Bowling Green

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