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Meet Corena Mitchell

Corena Mitchell is a U.S. Army Veteran and newly trained WoVeN Peer Leader.  She also serves as the Program Director for Boots to Heels, and is competing in the upcoming Ms. Veteran America competition!  She spoke with WoVeN about her military background and her own military transition, what inspired her to be involved with the WoVeN program, and the mission of... Read more » Read More

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Join Us for the October Peer Leader Training!

The WoVeN Team is excited to share that our next Peer Leader Training event will take place on October 22nd (1-5pm EST) and 23rd (9am-4pm EST)! Women Veterans who complete this online training will go on to lead both online and in-person WoVeN groups and will be connected with the broader national community of WoVeN Peer Leaders! Training participants... Read more » Read More

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Remembering 9/11

As the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks against our nation on September 11th, 2001 approaches, the WoVeN team would like to pause and reflect on this day that changed all of our lives forever. On that day, our sense of safety and security was shaken in ways we had never before imagined. We remember... Read more » Read More

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August Peer Leader Training Recap!

The WoVeN Team is thrilled to share that 16 new Peer Leaders participated in our virtual training on August 27th and 28th! Join us in welcoming to the family Quiani, Denise, Shirley, Patricia, Lorin, Peggy, Cindy, Shannon, Angela, Paula, Kristie, Pamela, Elizabeth, Althea, Corena, and Sharon! Thanks to our 9 amazing WoVeN Trainers, the training... Read more » Read More

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Withdrawal of American Troops from Afghanistan

It is with a heavy heart that I reach out today to our WoVeN Veterans, to your families, to your friends, and to your comrades. We have heard your stories and seen your frustration, deep sadness, and despair over the course of this last week as we watched the news coverage of the withdrawal of... Read more » Read More

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WoVeN Spotlight August 2021!

The Spotlight Challenge is WoVeN’s newest feature to highlight members of our amazing community! Each month we will feature a different theme, and winners will be chosen to receive fun WoVeN prizes! The August Spotlight theme is: WoVeN loves our furry and feathery friends!Send us your favorite picture of yourself and your pet representing WoVeN.We... Read more » Read More

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Announcing the New WoVeN Resources Pages!

WoVeN is proud to present the updated Resources section on our new and improved website! These new resources are divided into five sections: Mental Health & Healthcare, Resources for Women Veterans, Local Community Resources, Women Veteran Owned Businesses, and Contribute to Research. In the Mental Health & Healthcare section, you’ll find both VA and non-VA... Read more » Read More

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WoVeN Spotlight June 2021!

We are thrilled to share the first WoVeN Spotlight submissions! This month’s theme is “Spotlight a WoVeN Friend.” We asked WoVeN women to think about a woman you’ve met through WoVeN and with whom you have developed a friendship. Thank you to everyone who submitted a WoVeN Spotlight – we can’t wait to share the... Read more » Read More

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Join an Upcoming Online Peer Leader Training!

The WoVeN Team has been busy behind the scenes planning something special for the future Peer Leaders of WoVeN and we are so excited to share what we have been up to! We’re thrilled to announce that we’ll be conducting a series of Online Peer Leader Trainings! Participating in an Online Training is an excellent... Read more » Read More

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Managing Stress During COVID-19

Many of us are looking for new ways to manage stress during this difficult time. The WoVeN Team has compiled a list of resources that you may find helpful as we all march through the COVID-19 crisis together. It won’t surprise you to hear that the WoVeN team believes that staying connected with others is... Read more » Read More