Sumter County Veteran Services


Sumter County Veteran Services is a county agency created to assist all former, present and future members of the Armed Forces of the United States and their dependents in preparing claims for and securing compensation, hospitalization, vocational training and other benefits or privileges to which they may be entitled under any Federal or State law or regulation by reason of their service in the Armed Forces of the United States.

All services rendered under their subsection of Florida Statutes (FS 292.05) shall be without charge to the claimant.


  1. President Donald J. Trump Visits VA, Signs VA accountability executive order, Secretary Shulkin makes new key announcements

    Today President Donald J. Trump visited the Department of Veterans Affairs to thank Veterans for their service, and VA employees for their work helping Veterans.

  2. Department of Veterans Affairs announces hiring-freeze changes

    WASHINGTON - Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced an update to its hiring-freeze guidelines for the Department.


  1. Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay for Guard and Reserve

    Guard or Reserve retirees with a VA rating of 50% or better, may qualify for Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay.