The Hoosier Veteran - DVA's eNewsletter

APRIL 2016

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Outreach Event

Veteran Outreach Events

It is that time of the year when IDVA will be hosting veteran outreach events throughout the entire state of Indiana. These FREE events are one stop shops for veterans, service members, and their families who are seeking career assistance, VA benefits, care, education and much more!

Employers will on site ready to hire veterans, so please dress accordingly and bring a handful of resumes. 

Stop by and see how your Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs is able to help assist you. Thank you for your service and dedication... Learn more »

Hire a Veteran

How & Why To Hire Veterans

Looking for a hard-working, motivated, ethical employee? Try hiring a Hoosier veteran. Veterans are disciplined team players that can bolster any employer's business. What's more, hiring veterans is not only a good idea, it's good business.

On June 1, IDVA will host a seminar for Hoosier businesses and organizations to learn more about the benefits to hiring a veteran... Learn more »

Gov. Pence meets with veterans

Pence Veterans

Governor Mike Pence traveled to Milroy to support Homes for Our Troops, a nonprofit that builds specially-adapted, mortgage-free homes for wounded veterans. Homes for Our Troops began in 2004 and has built more than 200 homes nationwide, all designed to help veterans live independently. The organization has built four homes in Indiana – in Milroy, Noblesville, Lawrenceburg and Evansville... Learn more »




  • Upcoming Outreach Events
  • How & Why to Hire Veterans
  • April Recap in pictures


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Operation Hire a Hoosier Veteran
Operation Hire a Hoosier Veteran
Indiana Women Veterans' Conference
2016 Women Veterans' Conference at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Helicopter Landing
UH-60 at the Women Veterans' Conference
We are proud and honored to have Lucca's former handler, Cpl. Juan Rodriguez, serving on our staff here at the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs. Thank you Juan, for saving Lucca's life and for being on our team here at IDVA!
Ft Harrison
"Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day" at the Ft. Harrison Veterans Center in Indianapolis.