Center for Women Veterans (CWV)
Center for Women Veterans Book Corner for February
This month’s Women Veteran Authors Book Corner author is U.S. Navy Veteran Jalesa Heneke.
Be ready: learn hands-only CPR
It's easier than you might think - and you could double or triple a person's chance of survival.
Honoring our PACT Act of 2022
The Honoring our PACT Act of 2022 is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits and other toxic substances.
Welcome all women Veterans, family members, caregivers, and advocates! The Center’s mission is to advocate for equitable outcomes and access to VA benefits, services, and opportunities for women Veterans through education, outreach, and collaboration.
By empowering women Veterans to achieve their life goals through VA benefits and services in collaboration with community stakeholders.
We are women Veterans proud to serve our sister Veterans and those who serve them. Stay in touch, sign up for email, follow us on Facebook and X @VAWomenVets. We share information on benefits and services, events, stories, research and more. Thank you for your service!
VA offers benefits, services, and programs such as:
- Service-Connected Disability Compensation
- Home loans
- Readiness and employment services
- Small business programs with initiatives specifically for women Veteran-owned small businesses
- Burial (including pre-need eligibility)
- Life insurance
- Transition and economic development
- Education and training
- Pension for Veterans and survivors
Apply now for benefits and health care. Do you still have questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, call or text the Women Veterans Call Center at 1-855-829-6636 or contact a local Veteran Service Officer.
Did you know: if you need mental health services related to PTSD or other mental health conditions linked to your service (including conditions related to an experience of military sexual harassment, assault or rape) you may qualify for VA health benefits right away, even without a VA Character of Discharge review or a discharge upgrade.
If you have a less than honorable discharge you may be eligible for a discharge upgrade. Learn more »