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ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS ANNOUNCES 2022 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEARhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25959ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS ANNOUNCES 2022 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR1/25/2023 5:01:27 PMSpringfield, IL - IDVA Director Terry Prince announced today that Anthony Hernandez, Veteran Service Officer (VSO) was selected as the IDVA 2022 Employee of the Year.
The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs announces Veterans' Grant recipientshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25841The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs announces Veterans' Grant recipients12/23/2022 9:02:02 PMSpringfield, IL - The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) announced the first quarter of FY23 Veterans' Grant Recipients of nearly $350,000 awarded to organizations that provide vital services to veterans including homelessness, and post-traumatic stress treatment, health insurance costs, long-term care, disability benefits, and employment and employment training.
VETERANS' HOME AT MANTENO INVITES VOLUNTEERS TO SUPPORT ITS VETERANS PROGRAMS https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25789VETERANS' HOME AT MANTENO INVITES VOLUNTEERS TO SUPPORT ITS VETERANS PROGRAMS 12/13/2022 4:39:38 PMManteno, IL – The Veterans’ Home at Manteno invites volunteers to join its force of more than 50 volunteers to assist with a wide-range of services and programs to its residents.
The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Announces Partnership with the National Veterans Legal Services Programhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25768The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Announces Partnership with the National Veterans Legal Services Program12/7/2022 7:24:29 PMChicago, IL - Today, the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs (IDVA) announced a new partnership with the National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP) to offer incomparable free access to legal representation for Illinois veterans and their families in appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC).
OPERATION RISING SPIRIT ENCOURAGES LETTERS OF SUPPORT TO ILLINOIS VETERANS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASONhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25698OPERATION RISING SPIRIT ENCOURAGES LETTERS OF SUPPORT TO ILLINOIS VETERANS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON11/17/2022 3:58:47 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) today launched the 2022 "Operation Rising Spirit," campaign encouraging service organizations, schools, communities, and individuals to write letters of appreciation and support to veterans residing at the state veterans' homes in Anna, Chicago, LaSalle, Manteno, and Quincy.
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS ANNOUNCES 10th ANNUAL SPRINGFIELD VETERANS DAY PARADE https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25651ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS ANNOUNCES 10th ANNUAL SPRINGFIELD VETERANS DAY PARADE 11/3/2022 2:29:20 PMSpringfield, IL – The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs, along with the Interveterans Council of Sangamon County, County Interveterans Burial Detail of Sangamon County, and the Hayes-Krell Military Order of the Purple Heart invite the Springfield community to celebrate and honor Illinois veterans at the 10th Annual Veterans Day Parade on November 11th.
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS DIRECTOR TERRY PRINCE STATEMENT REGARDING VETERANS' HOME AT LASALLE COVID-19 SURGEhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25604ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS DIRECTOR TERRY PRINCE STATEMENT REGARDING VETERANS' HOME AT LASALLE COVID-19 SURGE10/24/2022 4:02:49 PMOctober 24, 2022 –The Illinois Veterans’ Home at LaSalle is experiencing an increase in COVID-19 cases among its veterans and staff.
The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs announces Veterans' Grant recipientshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25543The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs announces Veterans' Grant recipients10/11/2022 9:21:18 PMSpringfield, IL - The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs (IDVA) announced the fourth quarter of FY22 Veterans' Grant Recipients awarded to organizations that provide vital services to veterans including job training, housing assistance, and post-traumatic stress treatment, health insurance costs, long-term care, disability benefits, and employment.
Veteran's Day at the 2022 DuQuoin State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25348Veteran's Day at the 2022 DuQuoin State Fair8/23/2022 9:32:40 PMSpringfield – The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA), the Illinois Department of Agriculture, and the DuQuoin State Fair, invite veterans for a free day at the fair Sunday, August 28th.
Veterans and Gold Star Families Day at the 2022 Illinois State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=25277Veterans and Gold Star Families Day at the 2022 Illinois State Fair8/8/2022 7:54:41 PM(Springfield) - The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA), the Illinois Department of Agriculture, and the Illinois State Fair invite veterans and their family members to enjoy a free day at the Illinois State Fair on Sunday, August 14, 2022.

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