Tagged: Women Veterans

VA to host Women Veterans’ Information Fair

“The purpose of this outreach effort is to support women veterans on their health journey within VA,” Mark Morgan, Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System director, said. “We will not only have information on VA health services specific to women veterans, but also display the welcoming and supporting environments we have created for them. We encourage all women veterans not… Read more

VA to host Women Veterans’ Information Fair

The Eastern Oklahoma Veterans Affairs Health Care System on May 12-18 is hosting a Women’s Health Week and free Women Veterans Information Fairs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on May 15 at its outpatient clinic in Tulsa and on May 16 at its medical center in Muskogee. “The purpose of this outreach effort is to support women veterans on… Read more

Women & Veteran Federal Contracting Program

Government wide procurement goals encourage opportunities for small businesses. This workshop will provide information on each program to become a successful entrepreneur in the contracting arena. Who should attend: Women and Veterans who are interested in doing business with the Federal Government. Topics to be covered: Eligibility requirements for service disabled veteran-owned small businesses Veterans Advantage Loan Program Eligibility requirements… Read more

Women Veterans to Share Stories of Service This Women’s History Month

  March 10 at the Ohio History Center Military members get free admission to the museum. What better way to celebrate Women’s History Month! COLUMBUS – A panel of women veterans who served during World War II to Operation Desert Storm and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will tell their stories in a panel discussion in honor of Women’s… Read more
Breast Cancer Screening

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Resources For Women

Localized breast cancer has a 99 percent survival rate if detected early! (by Hans Petersen, VA Staff Writer) Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women, following lung cancer. Besides skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among American women. About one in eight U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the… Read more

6th Annual Veteran Woman Owned Small Business Seminar

March 17, 2016 8:30 am – 4:30 pm The Women’s Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery 2 Memorial Ave Arlington, VA 22211 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION $80  What can you expect at the 6th Annual WAVE Seminar? To hear quality speakers; meet with top agency representatives; meet with major government prime contractors; network with successful women small business owners; find out more about… Read more

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: VA Leads Nation In Breast Cancer Screening Rates

Localized breast cancer has a 99 percent survival rate if detected early! (by Hans Petersen, VA Staff Writer) Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women, following lung cancer. Besides skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among American women. About one in eight U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the… Read more