Be There for Women Veterans in Your Community


More than 2 million women across the country have bravely served in our Nation’s armed forces. In fact, they’re the fastest-growing group of Veterans today. For many women Veterans, returning to civilian life can bring challenges that may contribute to feelings of stress, anxiety, and depression — and even lead to thoughts of suicide. Working on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ suicide prevention efforts, I’ve seen firsthand how crucial it is to provide and increase women Veterans’ access to high-quality healthcare, connecting them with the care they deserve before they reach a crisis point.