Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs

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Incoming Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has named a state representative who is a member of the Army Reserves to be his veterans' affairs director.

More than 20 veterans take their own lives every day in the U.S. and the majority never sought the help that was available to them.

New Generators Headed To Veterans' Nursing Homes

Dec 20, 2017
WMFE

The Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs is buying new generators for three of its long-term care facilities after legislative leaders approved $3 million for the purchase.

While the public is normally urged to “thank a Veteran” they meet, the head of Florida’s Department of Veterans' Affairs also wants people to ask a state vet about their earned federal and state health benefits.

Governor To Contact Feds Over Nursing Home Cost Hike

Mar 30, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott said he will call U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald as Florida awaits a decision that could add more than $20 million to the construction cost of a planned state veterans' nursing home in St. Lucie County.