Services to Veterans
South Dakota values its veterans. They have served our country well, and we are proud to serve them and those who hire them.
Whether you are a veteran or are looking to hire a veteran, the Department of Labor and Regulation has services available to you at no cost.
Veterans, check out the information on qualifying as a veteran, your rights, hiring preferences, the employment services we provide and the Upward Bound program. We also provide a page of useful links.
Thinking of hiring a veteran? Check out the benefits of having a veteran as an employee and how you can support the Guard and Reserve.
Download a Veterans' Services brochure (Adobe .pdf format*) highlighting services available to veterans from the Department of Labor and Regulation.
Next, find your nearest Veterans' Representative among the local South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices across the state. Your representative can answer your questions and get you started.
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