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Veteran of the Day...Karen Wagner

05/11/2021 #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Karen Wagner

We honor her service.

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Commit to be fit

Healthy Aging

VA is here to inspire women Veterans to Commit to be Fit and take steps to establish a healthy lifestyle.

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President Joe Biden

Remarks of President Joe Biden honoring women Veterans

During Women’s History Month, I want to honor some of our nation’’s heroes, who have too often gone unsung, uncelebrated: Our proud women Veterans.

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Irene Trowell-Harris, Air Force Veteran

#VAWomanVeteranAuthor of the Quarter

In March we highlight Dr. Irene Trowell-Harris, Air Force Veteran and her book Bridges: A Life Building and Crossing Them

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2021 Women Veteran Trailblazers
This year’s VA CWV 2021 Trailblazers: Women Veterans Leading the Way campaign features 27 women Veterans. CWV sponsors an annual campaign in honor of Women’s History Month and throughout the year celebrates the contributions of these trailblazers and women Veterans, representing all military branches, during and after their military service. Read more »
VA Women’s Health Transition Training
Women service members from the Army, Marines, Navy, Air force, and Coast GuardThe Women’s Health Services Office at the Department of Veterans Affairs, in conjunction with the Department of Defense, is hosting a Women’s Health Transition Training. The training will provide servicewomen with a deeper understanding of the women’s health services available to them within the VA health care system. Learn more »
VA MISSION Act – Increasing Veterans’ access to health care
Female doctor and nurse with female patientThe MISSION Act strengthens VA’s ability to deliver trusted, easy to access, high quality care at VA facilities, virtually through telehealth, and in your community. That means you get the care and services you need, where and when you need them. Learn more »
I Am Not Invisible Virtual Exhibit
Captain May Alm, U.S. Army Veteran 1942-1045, Nurse Corps-WWII Veteran Omaha BeachThere are roughly 2 million living women Veterans, and many VA Central Office employees who are women Veterans. By spotlighting the many faces of this diverse and important segment of the Veteran community, I Am Not Invisible aims to increase awareness and dialogue about women Veterans, as well as open viewers’ eyes to the myriad levels of expertise of Veterans serving Veterans. Learn more »
#VeteranOfTheDay - Nominate a Veteran Today!
#VeteranOfTheDay BannerVeteran of the Day has been a tradition on VA’s social media pages for more than two years now. This daily publication is always in need of great nominations, and CWV would love to see more women Veterans featured! If you know a Veteran who deserves to be recognized, please refer to this guide to nominate them. Learn more »


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