For 24/7 counsel, call the National Veteran Crisis Hotline at 988, Press 1. You may also call the Florida Veterans Support Line at 1-844-MyFLVet (1-844-693-5838) or dial 211.


Honoring General McKinley

October 22, 2012

The men and women of the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs congratulate Gen. Craig McKinley as he retires following a distinguished 35-year career.  The Florida National Guard conducted a retreat ceremony at its headquarters in St. Augustine on his behalf Oct. 19.  McKinley, a Jacksonville native and Florida National Guardsman, was the first Chief of the National Guard Bureau to hold a position on the Joint Chiefs of Staff.