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American Legion Auxiliary Foundation grant helps provide therapeutic garden at a transitional housing facility for women veterans

Residents at Cathy’s House, an eight-bed, permanent, supportive/transitional housing program designed for women veterans, enjoy a therapeutic garden provided by a $1,600 Veteran Projects Fund grant… 441 more words


Sigma Tau Sigma: New Military Sorority in the Works

Sigma Tau Sigma, or ΣΤΣ, is a new military sorority founded by Rachel Keith (ret USAF), Laura Andrews (USA vet), Jessica Roza (USA vet), and Drea Williams (USAF) and other female veterans that found that there was a general lack of resources and support both in and outside of the military communities. 642 more words

Women Veterans

Toxic Command: US Army Ignores Nurse's Yearlong Pleas for Help; 1LT Survives Attempted Murder by Deranged Civilian

Written By Louise Freeman

August 11, 2017

At approximately 5:10 p.m. on September 7, 2016, a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (NP) at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, heard screaming from an office adjacent to hers at Munson Army Health Center. 2,061 more words

1LT Katie Ann Blanchard

Women Veterans: Tell Your Story

Anonymously told:

A woman veteran never knows what is going to come her way.  When she initially joins the military, she is proud to be able to do something for her country. When she returns to civilian life, she begins to question what has her country done for her. 473 more words


Sights & Sounds from the 2017 California State Fair - Military & Veteran Appreciation Day

Beef ravioli or chicken pesto pasta? How about vegetarian Ratatouille?

California’s bravest military cooks didn’t have much of a choice when it came to selecting their MRE (Meal, Ready-to-Eat) at this year’s 2017 MRE Cooking Challenge, but they ultimately decided where they’d take it. 411 more words


Stories of Service: Veterans Home - Fresno

The Veterans Home of California – Fresno provides care for aging veterans. ValleyPBS recently visited the state of the art facility and met with two residents who served in the United States Navy during WWII. 30 more words