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Veterans Can Now Update Their Contact Information Online

Moving?  Taking an extended vacation?  New phone number?  Simply want VA to reach you at a different address?

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Veteran of the Day...Diane Ahrens

08/08/2018 #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Diane Ahrens

We honor your service, Diane!

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Reach out to others, reach out to us. VA is here.

LGBT Suicide Prevention

LGBT Veterans experience suicidal ideations at twice the rate of heterosexual Veterans, and face some of the biggest obstacles in seeking help.

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Connect with your VA provider, anywhere. Ask about VA's Telehealt Services

VA Telehealth Services

The Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to delivering world-class health care to our women Veterans.

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Women Veteran Athletes Initiative

Women Veteran AthletesWomen Veterans often report feeling unrecognized and underappreciated.  This exciting project will address that concern by increasing awareness of women as Veterans among VA employees, raising male Veteran awareness of their women peers and helping women feel more welcome by seeing their experiences as Veterans visibly reflected when they enter a VA facility.

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

“I’m the Veteran, not the Veteran’s wife.”

She served in the Navy for 33 years, but this woman has had enough of the gender biases faced by women in uniform.  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 »