Category: ODVA

“A common cadence to serve and honor Oregon’s veterans” 2017 Veterans Day Message

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Listing of statewide Veterans Day events now available online

Want to know what Veterans Day events are being held in your area? There’s a good chance you can find out online, in the directory of Veterans Day ceremonies, parades and other special events that the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs maintains at www.oregondva.com/2017-veterans-day.

Breaking the Silence

New documentary featuring Oregon LGBTQ veterans to premiere Nov. 3 in Portland

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs is proud to present the world premiere of “Breaking the Silence,” a documentary featuring the stories of some of Oregon’s LGBTQ service members and veterans. This groundbreaking film explores the lives of five Oregon veterans, who not only served their country honorably, but were forced to serve in silence and at great risk to themselves, their careers and their families.

ODVA

Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs launches all-new website

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs is inviting the veteran community and partners to explore its new and completely redesigned website at www.oregon.gov/odva. The revamped site puts detailed information right at users’ fingertips, covering the full range of benefits, programs and resources available to Oregon veterans and their families, as well as interactive maps and other tools to help locate needed services in your area.