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Indiana Department of Veterans' Affairs


Welcome to the Indiana Department of Veterans' Affairs
Since its establishment in 1945, the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA) has remained focused on aiding and assisting "Hoosier" veterans, and qualified family members or survivors, who are eligible for benefits or advantages provided by Indiana and the U.S. government.


Click HERE for the latest IDVA Good News Update from Director Jim Brown!

Latest Headlines & Events

IDVA COMMISSION MEETINGS are posted on our Calendar page

Women Veterans' Memoirs: A Writing Workshop
For more information, dates, and Point of contact Click HERE

Patriot Party Silent Auction Event in support of Warriors Hope
Friday September 11th 4:00pm-9:00pm Flyer

Veterans Stand Down
Friday October 2, 2015 9:00am - 2:00pm (Opening Ceremony at 8:45am)
Grant County YMCA
123 Sutter Way, Marion, Indiana
Click HERE to view flyer

Veterans Stand Down  Flyer
October 9, 2015 10:00am-2:00pm
Salvation Army 1615 Meridian Street, Anderson, IN

Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs

All Events will be held from 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Evansville    Oct. 14, 2015 Click HERE
Vincennes   Oct. 15, 2015 Click HERE


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FREE EVENT includes:

*Employers ready to hire          *Colleges          *Care

*Your Local CVSO          *Benefits          * Woman Veteran Coordinator

* State Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs          *and more

For Further Information

Contact Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs

(317) 232-3910 or (844) 480-0009


 Laura McKee is a lifelong resident of of Indiana and currently serves as an Air Force Reservist with the 434th Air Refueling Wing at Grissom Air Reserve Base, Indiana. Laura is a Senoir Master Sergeant and has been deployed numerous times in support of Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom.

Women Veteran Coordinator
Office Phone: 317-232-3910


In an effort to continue to serving Hoosier veterans in the most effective manner possible, the IDVA recently underwent a third-party review of current operations. The findings and recommendations of the third-party are their own.  While the IDVA is not obligated by any items within the report, the agency will give consideration to these recommendations in mapping future operations. Findings and recommendations of the third-party may be found here


Casualties of the Global War on Terror:

The official web site for the Global War on Terror casualties from Indiana can be located at:

The State of Indiana is a member of the Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission (MIC3). For more information go to