Veterans AZ

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Veterans AZ celebrates veterans across the great state of Arizona, and highlights their stories and accomplishments. Episodes of this video discussion program (also released as a podcast) feature some amazing people who have served our nation, and others who serve them – from the many wonderful organizations that support the veterans in our community.

 

 

Veterans AZ is also distributed as a podcast - find it in your favorite podcast app, or subscribe via this direct link.

 

About Veterans AZ

This program is produced by the City of Scottsdale, but features veterans news and information from across the Valley of the Sun and Arizona. 

Veterans AZ is produced as part of the Scottsdale Veterans Advisory Commission's efforts to increase communication and awareness about veterans, their accomplishments, and the services and organizations supporting those who have worn the uniform of the United States armed forces.

Local governments are encouraged to contact us about carrying Veterans AZ on your government channels.

 

Veterans resources and information

Find a comprehensive list of resources and information for Arizona veterans here.

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Office of Communication 
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
communications@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Kelly Corsette
Communications and Public Affairs Director
P: 480-312-2336 
kcorsette@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Veterans Advisory Commission

 

Veteran News

Veterans AZ Episode 6 – Hidden Heroes
This episode of Veterans AZ commemorates Veterans Day. We'll learn how the power of canine companionship helps veterans handle post-service life, and we'll meet hidden heroes - military caregivers who shift the focus of their lives to caring for wounded, injured and ill servicemembers in their families
Phoenix VA offers PTSD 101 for Family and Friends
This is a 2-hour, virtual workshop for loved ones to learn about PTSD and how to best support your loved one through their mental health care.
Veterans Day commemoration features future USS Arizona ship sponsor
Nikki Stratton, whose grandfather survived the attack on Pearl Harbor as a crewmember aboard the USS Arizona (BB-39), will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Veterans Day Commemoration in Scottsdale.
Veterans AZ Episode 5 - Gold Star Families
When a loved one serves in uniform, members of their family almost always shoulder part of that burden - in this episode of Veterans AZ, we honor Gold Star Families.
Honoring heroes of the Korean War - Veterans AZ Episode 4
In honor of Korean War Armistice Day, meet three Arizonans each with a unique connection to the Korean War - plus, learn how Hospice of the Valley created a special program to honor veterans in their care.