Welcome to the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs. Our mission is to work on behalf of Wisconsin's veterans community — veterans, their families and their survivors — in recognition of their service and sacrifice to our state and nation

24 Hour Veterans Crisis Line  800-273-8255 Press 1


My Next Move, For Veterans

Returning Veteran & Unemployment Insurance

Wisconsin State Jobs Veterans Resources

Wisconsin Workforce Development

WDVA Veterans Retraining Grant

Corporate Gray

Military Hire

Transition Assistance Online


Wisconsin Job Center



Wisconsin State Government Employment

Professional/Occupational Licensure Renewal

Professional/Occupational Licensure Reciprocity

Professional/Occupational Licensure Fee Waiver Program

Professional/Occupational Licensure Military Training Equivalency


Academic Credit for Military Experience

Wisconsin GI Bill

Federal GI Bill

VetEd Reimbursement Grant

High School Diplomas

Troops to Teachers

State Approving Agency

Veterans Upward Bound

VA Education Programs

3 Things You May Not Know About Financial Aid For Veterans

Association of the United States Army Scholarship Resources


USDVA, Coaching into Care

Give an Hour

USDVA, Intimate Partner Violence

Getting Help for PTSD

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

Where to Get Help for PTSD

USDVA, Family Members of Veterans Health Benefits

Health Care Aid


Women Veterans

Center for Women Veterans

Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Women Veterans Health Care

The Women’s Community (Wausau)

Wisconsin Women Veterans Organizations

Women Veterans hotline

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, Women Veterans


Wisconsin Veterans News

Wisconsin Veterans Press Room

Wisconsin Veterans Newsletters

Wisconsin Veterans Events

Wisconsin Veterans Museum

Justice for Vets

Stateside Legal Help

Incarcerated Veterans’ Transition Program

Wisconsin Veterans Treatment Courts

Veterans Justice Outreach

Incarcerated Veterans

Subsistence Aid

Aid to Military Families

Military OneSource

Boudicca House

FoodShare Wisconsin

Income Tax Exemption on Combat Pay

Income Tax Exemption on Death Gratuity

University of Wisconsin, Veterans Law Center

Swords to Plowshares, Legal Services

CDL Skills Test Waiver

Disabled parking identification permits

Disabled veteran parking license plates

Ex-Prisoner of war license plates

Gold Star license plates

Military license plate

Veteran Identifier on Driver License or ID

Wisconsin Veterans Treatment Courts

Wisconsin State Law Library, Military Law Resources

Institute for Veterans and Military Families

Income Tax Exemption on Military Retirement Benefits

Income Tax Exemption for Mobilized Reserve/Guard Pay

Wisconsin Veterans & Surviving Spouses Property Tax Credit

Vet Center, Readjustment Counseling Services for Family Members

Wisconsin State Park Permits & Hunting/Fishing License for all Veterans 

Wisconsin Department of Justice, Office of Crime Victim Services (OCVS)


Wisconsin Veterans Home at Chippewa Falls

Wisconsin Veterans Home at King

Wisconsin Veterans Home at Union Grove


Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery at King

Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Spooner

Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Union Grove

Cemeteries Brochure


Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs

201 W. Washington Ave.
PO Box 7843
Madison, WI 53707-7843

American Legion Department of Wisconsin

2930 American Legion Dr
Portage, WI 53901-0388 

608-745-0179 Fax

American Legion Department of Wisconsin  Service Officer

James Fialkowski
VA Regional Office
5400 W. National Ave #164
Milwaukee, WI 53214-3461

414-902-9401 fax

E-mail the Service Officer