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August 1, 2017

Blink and you’ll have missed it. Life. In all its fullness, inevitable pain and uncertainty that accompanies it, is so fleeting that the mere thought of what it takes to live on purpose never truly resonates until it is long gone. This is especially true for those of us who have borne invisible scars inflicted […]

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July 7, 2017

   News Release July 4, 2017   California Women Veterans Leadership Council Celebrates One Year Anniversary! A little over a year ago, a group of volunteer women veterans created the California Women Veterans Leadership Council. Since that time, the Council has met monthly, adopted bylaws, conducted trainings for its members, and created a task force […]

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July 6, 2017

Barbara Racine- I call her “Raisin”- she said everyone did while she was in- had seen one of the flyers for Women Veterans Alliance meeting that  I put up at a senior center in Oakland. She called and told me she’s 87 and couldn’t drive at night, but would love to come. That women aren’t […]

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June 26, 2017

Women Veterans Alliance will be partnering with American Corporate Partners (ACP) to connect women veterans with mentors. ACP is a nationwide nonprofit organization connecting women veterans with female business leaders and entrepreneurs for one-on-one yearlong mentorships focused on career transition and development. As part of ACP’s Women’s Veteran Mentoring Program you will have access to career development workshops […]

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April 18, 2017

The WOMEN VETERANS OF NEVADA is a 501 (c) (19) not-for-profit veterans organization whose mission is to bring together women of all branches and eras of military service; inactive, reserve, and active duty to share and celebrate the history of military women, preserve and perpetuate our positive heritage, and continue an active commitment to educate, […]

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February 23, 2017

VA NCHCS Women’s Health announces NEW Medical Directors and the addition of Women’s Health designated providers. Leslie Farmer MD, a long-standing primary care physician in the VA, who is  certified in Internal Medicine has been appointed as the new Medical Director for the Women’s Healthcare program in Northern California.  Anita Patil MD, also a VA […]

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February 21, 2017

6,083.   That’s how many cases of Military Sexual Trauma (MST) were reported in 2015. What’s more, veterans who screened positively for MST were more than twice as likely to be homeless than those who did not. Every veteran should have quick access to mental health care when they need it.  Help The Soldiers Project be […]

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