WOMENS VETERAN NEWS

 

06/01/2021 08:01 AM EDT

Navy Veteran Marilu Fanning and Army Veteran Dylan Liebhart have followed different journeys through life. Different upbringings, generations and military services. Yet, the two share a passion for helping fellow Veterans receive the care they’ve earned. They have advice for fellow LGBT and Related Identities Veterans. [From VAntage Point]
05/30/2021 04:00 PM EDT

The Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks (VHSO) recently recognized the service and sacrifices of WWII Veteran Harriet Daniel and celebrated her 100th birthday. On May 13, Assistant Medical Center Director James Warren presented Daniel (pictured above) with a special coin at the Gene Taylor Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Springfield, Missouri. [From VAntage Point]
05/27/2021 09:01 AM EDT

It is not much of a stretch to say that the pandemic has impacted everyone, in ways big and small. Yet, there are some eye-opening numbers about how women, in particular, have been affected. Female participation in the workforce has dropped to levels not seen since the early 1980s. [From VAntage Point]
05/26/2021 06:01 PM EDT

For more than 30 years, Jennifer Vedral-Baron was a nurse in the Navy, focused on taking care of military members and their families. Now, she is using her experience to support and encourage other Veterans to express and document their wishes in an advance care directive. [From VAntage Point]