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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

Job Resources

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Leadership. Discipline. Follow-through.

Many veterans have qualities that are foundational for success in the civilian workplace, too.

Veterans: Start by understanding your skills and strengths and how they relate to civilian jobs.

Employment Services and Resources Near You

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K9s For Warriors

K9s For Warriors is dedicated to providing service canines to warriors suffering from post-traumatic stress and/or traumatic brain injury as…(more)

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Vietnam Veterans of America, Pinellas

Vietnam Veterans of America founding principle: “Never Again will one generation of veterans abandon antoher.” The VVA is the only…(more)

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Blue Star Families Florida

Blue Star Families‘ mission is to connect, strengthen and lead. It relies on volunteers at nearly 50 chapters located near…(more)

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Military Officers Association of America Florida Council of Chapters

The Florida Council of Chapters for Military Officers Association of America supports the goals and objectives of the national organization,…(more)

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The National Archives

The National Archives’ Veterans Service Records allow you to request military service records, medical records and replace lost medals and…(more)

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Federal Benefits for Veterans Guide

This online guide provided by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs gives information about federal benefits for veterans, dependents and…(more)

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Florida Veterans’ Benefit Guide

The Florida Veterans Foundation provided the 2014 edition of the Florida Veterans’ Benefits Guide. It includes information about education, health care,…(more)

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USF Veterans Mentoring Program

The University of South Florida Veterans Mentoring Program gives Tampa Bay professionals from diverse industries an opportunity to help veterans…(more)

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Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs

The FDVA is the premier point of entry for Florida veterans to access earned services, benefits and support. Take advantage…(more)

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The Mission Continues

                The Mission Continues empowers veterans facing the challenge of adjusting to life…(more)

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USF Student Veterans Association

The USF SVA is an independent student run organization that collaborates with the University of South Florida Office of Veterans…(more)

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USF Veterans Employment Project

A new initiative  to prepare student veterans to compete for employment in the civilian job market and provide them avenues…(more)

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Employ Florida Vets

The State of Florida provides numerous links to state agencies, not-for-profit organizations and service providers to help military members transition…(more)

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National Employment Services and Resources

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Business Case for Hiring a Veteran

Here are 10 reasons to hire a veteran in a competitive business environment, backed up by academic research from our…(more)

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Fast Track Jobs Map

Find out where the fastest growing industries are located on this interactive map.

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Find Your County Veterans Service Officer (CVSO)

Start by connecting with your County Veterans Service Officer (CVSO).

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Make the Connection – Jobs & Employment

Veterans share stories about what they encountered searching for jobs, interviewing and on the job.  A great resource to help…(more)

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Military Skills Translator

Want to figure out how your military skills translate to civilian skills?  Try U.S. Tech Vets translator.

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Military-to-Civilian Job Search

Career One Stop offers resources for Veterans ReEmployment.  They have information for disabled and women veterans.

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My Next Move For Veterans

An interactive tool to help you learn about your career options.  Search careers, industries, or translate your military job to…(more)

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Search the National Resource Directory

The National Resource Directory has information about thousands of national and local programs, services and organizations, many in your community, that…(more)

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V-WISE

V-WISE is committed to women Veterans by providing them the tools to become successful entrepreneurs.

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VA eBenefits

eBenefits is a central location for Veterans and their families to access and manage benefits and get service connected.

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Our Criteria for Selecting Resources

To ensure the highest standard of resources and organizations for veterans and their families, these criteria guide selection for inclusion on this website.

  1. Resource comes from a credible source.
  2. Resource is current and relevant.
  3. Resource is free and available at no cost to veterans and their families.
  4. Resource is commercial-free, no profit is derived from it.
  5. Resource is accessible, easy to get and easy to use; tangible and concrete.
  6. Organization or individual that created and/or is distributing the resource is nonpartisan. 501c4 organizations whose primary function is advocacy or educating about political issues or policy merit close scrutiny to determine nonpartisanship.