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Veteran of the Day...Amber Causey

07/26/2017 #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Amber Causey

We honor your service, Amber!

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Pamela Corwin Artwork

Art Exhibit Travels to the Women’s Memorial in Arlington, Virginia

The 2017 Women Veterans Art Exhibit will make its next stop at the Women’s Memorial in Arlington, Virginia, Monday, Aug. 7 from 2 to 4 p.m.

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Women Veteran saying 'I was a homeless Veteran. VA helped me get back on my feed.

Housing Instability

As the number of women serving in the military has increased, female Veterans have become the fastest growing demographic in America’s homeless community.

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Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives - Over 99% Effective. Get it and forget it.

Contraception (LARCs)

VA is raising awareness about Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC).

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2017 National Women Veterans Summit

Women Veterans SummitRegister now External link to a non-government website for the 2017 National Women Veterans Summit.

It’ been a long time coming, but the 2017 National Women Veterans Summit is set and will take place at the Hyatt Regency Downtown in Houston, Texas Aug. 25-26, with an opening reception Aug. 24.

Much has changed since VA held its last national-level event for women Veterans in 2011, so there will be a tremendous amount of new and useful information available – as well as a host of resources and activities onsite. See all related information »

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!

I Am A Veteran

A group of women Veterans has come together to create a series of Public Service Announcements 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 »