The Military and Veterans Affairs Department is well-suited to meet the needs of members of the armed forces veterans and their families. The Department works closely with area defense facilities and encourages the military missions they perform. The staff assists Veterans and their families file claims and apply for social and educational assistance.  

2015 Veterans Day Parade Participation

Veterans Day Parade Logo
The City of Jacksonville is now accepting applications from JROTC, ROTC, junior high school and high school bands, military bands, military and military affiliated organizations to participate in the 2015 Veterans Day Parade.

For more information about the parade and to download the application, click here.


Florida Military-Friendly Guide

A summary of Sunshine State laws, programs and benefits for active duty, national guard and reserve service members and families.

View the 2015 Florida Military-Friendly Guide