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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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Announcing WoVeN’s May Peer Leader Training!

The WoVeN Team is excited to share that our next Peer Leader Training event will take place on May 21st (1-5pm EST) and 22nd (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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BRIDGES Program Coming Soon!

BRIDGES is a mentoring model of support for women transitioning out of the military. An expansion of the WoVeN peer support network, the BRIDGES program is designed to partner women Veterans with women service members and create teams of Battle Buddies. Read More

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The Notorious RBG

Why am I startled?  Why do I feel uneasy and somewhat cast adrift? Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was 87 years old. While in my head I know that no one lives forever, in my heart it seems that some people should. I recall writing the content for WoVeN’s meeting #5 – “Connections”. As... Read more » Read More

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Meet Sharon Ozdarski from Combined Arms

Sharon is the Austin Regional Manager of Combined Arms, a one-stop resource for Veterans in transition. Sharon spoke with us about the mission of their organization, what inspired her to work with women veterans, and her advice for women transitioning from the military. Tell us about the mission of your organization. The Combined Arms mission... 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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A Heartfelt Message from WoVeN’s Director

My heart is breaking watching the pain and suffering caused by the senseless death of Mr. Floyd. I don’t know what it is like to be a minority in this country. But I very much want all women Veterans of all races, religions, ethnicities, orientations, and creeds (WoVeN and beyond) to know how very much... 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

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WoVeN Helps You Stay Connected During Social Distancing!

During this stressful time, so many of us are following recommendations for “social distancing” and spending lots of time in our homes, helping to keep ourselves, our families, and others safe and healthy. This social distancing is so important, but it can feel isolating. And it comes at a stressful time when it is especially... Read more » Read More
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