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Veteran Resources

Veterans Groups, Events and Resources


The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs is the premier point of entry for Florida veterans to access earned services, benefits and support. With more than 1.5 million veterans, Florida strives to be the most veteran-friendly state in the nation. Thank you for your service. We honor you.

The Central Florida Marine Corps Foundation networking social meets the third Friday of every month from 4:30-7pm at BUFFALO WILD WINGS located at 11400 University Blvd, Orlando, FL 32817. 

The Navy League of Central Florida meets for lunch from 1130-1pm on the second Wednesday of each month at the Holiday Inn UCF, 1724 Alafaya Trail, Orlando, FL 32826. Cost is $20 with RSVP.

The Sunshine Chapter of AUSA supports the Central Florida community to include the Soldier, civilian and retiree population. Additionally the chapter works to establish close ties between the local community, industry, and the Army.

Since 1950, the Association of the United States Army has worked to support all aspects of national security while advancing the interests of America’s Army and the men and women who serve.AUSA is a private, non-profit educational organization that supports America’s Army – Active, National Guard, Reserve, Civilians, Retirees and family members.

The Army Aviation Association of America networking social meets the second Friday of every month from 4:30-7pm at the Oviedo FROGGERS. Located at 27 Alafaya Woods Blvd Oviedo, FL 32765.  Cost is $10.

Women In Defense (WID), Central Florida Chapter, A National Security Organization is an affiliate of the National Defense Industrial Association which was established as a non-profit organization in 1985.

WID’s mission is to cultivate and support the advancement and recognition of women in all aspects of national security and provide women with a formal environment for professional growth through networking, education, and career development.

Women In Defense Central Florida Chapter (WID CFL) is proud to be the fourteenth sanctioned chapter in the United States. Encompassing the entire state of Florida, it is among the fastest growing chapters of Women In Defense.

We are dedicated to providing a network for professional development opportunities here in Florida, sharing of members’ experiences and expanding their contacts in the community. 407-796-2574

The Orlando International Airport USO is open daily 6am-10pm. Located in Terminal “A”, Landside, Level 1 (407) 825-8761.

HONOR FLIGHT CENTRAL FLORIDA Serving the Central Florida Veteran Community since 2012. Contact us at (407) 203-7010 or

Time is of the Essence. According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, an estimated 640 WWII veterans die each day. Honor Flight Network will continue do whatever it takes to fulfill the dreams of our veterans and help our heroes travel absolutely free.

Subsequent to the World War II veterans, our efforts will then focus on our Korean War and then Vietnam War veterans, honoring them similarly. (Note: Some hubs are now accepting applications from Korean and Vietnam Veterans. Please contact your local hub to see if they are accepting these applications.)