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[Podcast] #52: VA’s Center for Minority Veterans panel discussion

[Podcast] #52: VA’s Center for Minority Veterans Panel Discussion

The 2017 National Women Veterans Summit put on by VA’s Center for Women Veterans (CWV) was cut short due to Hurricane Harvey.

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Veteran of the Day...Allison Fortado Ball

10/15/2017 #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Allison Fortado Ball

We honor your service, Allison!

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Cyber Seminars Developed from the 2017 National Women Veterans Summit

Starting the week of Oct. 23, VA plans to hold two sessions a week for five weeks.

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Understanding Your Mammogram

VA is here to help you understand your mammogram results.

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2017 National Women Veterans Summit

Women Veterans SummitSave the Date!  A series of webinars that will provide women Veterans and the local/state/Federal/non-government organization (NGO) partners who serve them with information about the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits and services, especially those designated for women Veterans.  Webinars will be delivered October 23–November 22.

We are also adding presentations and videos to the site to provide the content we were unable to deliver during the summit due to the hurricane!  Get it now!

2017 Women Veterans Art Exhibit

Women Veterans Art by Deveon SudduthArt displays created by 10 women Veterans were featured at ten VA medical facilities across the country in March during Women’s History Month.  Several of the exhibits are now traveling to new sites each month.  On this page, you can see when it may be at a site near you, listen to podcasts with some of the artists, read news coverage of the initiative, and more!

Challenging Preconceived Notions of Women Veterans

This public service announcement (PSA) challenges viewers to rethink preconceived notions about women Veterans.  This video was made in support of VA’s ongoing efforts to change its culture to be more understanding and accommodating of women Veterans and the important service they have given our country.

A group of women Veterans has come together to create a series of PSAs entitled, “I Am A Veteran.”  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 »