​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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.​​​

Veteran Owned Business

​The WDVA and the State of Wisconsin supports its Veteran Owned Businesses. Get certified today! Learn More​​​​

Women Veterans

​The WDVA recognizes the contributions of women veterans and provides outreach for women veterans programs and issues. Read More​​​​

Zero Veteran Suicide

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Suicide is preventable. Collaboration is the key. Working together let's achieve a state with zero veteran suicides. Join Us




WDVA Veterans Events

  • July 5, 2018 - The Wisconsin Veterans Museum is hosting another Cocktails with a Curator event. Click here for more details.
  • August 23, 2018 - Mess Night at the Museum: Photography in the American Civil War highlights how photography was a major social innovation during the war.  Click here for more details.  Registration opens July 5.