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Registration now open for 2017 National Women Veterans Summit, August 25-26 in Houston

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

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Veteran of the Day...Helen Anderson Glass

06/08/2017 #VeteranOfTheDay Helen Anderson Glass

We honor your service, Helen!

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PTSD Awareness - June 2017 | Learn, Connect Share

June 2017
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Help Raise PTSD Awareness - Spread the word!  Join our efforts to spread the word about PTSD and effective treatments during PTSD Awareness Month.  Everyone makes a difference.

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Colon Cancer Awareness

VA is raising awareness about Colon Cancer prevention for women Veterans.

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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!

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 »

#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 »

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 »