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"Serving those who honored Kansas with their service and sacrifices,  
as they have served us"


The Kansas Commission on Veterans' Affairs Office mission is to provide Kansas veterans, their relatives, and other eligible dependents with information, advice, direction, and assistance through the coordination of programs and services.

  • Scratch Lottery

    Sales of select Kansas Lottery scratch tickets fund Veterans Programs!
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  • Memorial Day 2017

    State veteran cemeteries at Ft. Dodge, Ft. Riley, Wakeeney, and Winfield all hosted Memorial Day services.
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  • Captured - The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

    The Kansas Historical Society has produced a comprehensive exhibit about a Topeka resident born in 1888 who fought in WWI and WWII. Learn more about Colonel Hughes from now until May 27th, 2018 at the Kansas Museum of history in Topeka or online.
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  • A New Mobile Office in Town

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  • Kansas Vietnam Veteran Era Medallion Program

    The Vietnam Era Veterans Medallion Program approved by the Kansas Legislature and signed by the Governor provides a Vietnam Era Medallion, Medal and a Certificate of Appreciation from the State of Kansas to veterans.
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Latest News

A New Mobile Office in Town

Great news! The Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs Office announces the arrival of our new mobile services van. It is the third van in the enhanced veterans benefits fleet and will serve veterans throughout the state. Some updated features include mobile high speed internet utilizing a 4G cellular data network, greater interior office clearance and the addition of a second desk for assisting veterans. Like the previous vans, this one was paid for by proceeds from the Kansas Lottery veteran scratch tickets. In addition to purchasing the mobile office, over $15 million has been received by state agencies to help with National Guard educational needs, fund the Kansas Veterans Home and Kansas Soldiers Home, and maintain the veterans cemetery system. If you see the mobile office parked in your town, please stop in and say hello to our veteran services representatives. Or if you would like to schedule the van to attend your event or function, call Brian Kronewitter at 785-260-3100.

Employment with the KCVAO

KCVAO - Recruitment Brochure

KCVAO - State Wide Job Postings  (Use Veterans Commission in the Agency Search Criteria)


Equipment Operator / Fort Dodge Cemetery - Closes July 26, 2017

IN AN EMOTIONAL CRISIS AND NEED HELP

If you are a veteran in emotional crisis and need help RIGHT NOW, call this toll-free number 1-800-273-8255, available 24/7, and tell them you are a veteran. All calls are confidential.

For Information Call
(800) 513-7731
 
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