• Oct 23, 2020
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Women Veterans Services – Nevada


The purpose of the Women Veterans Program is to ensure that women Veterans understand and have access to benefits and opportunities, which improve their lives. The mission includes: outreach, resources, events, and celebrating the legacy of Women Veterans in Nevada.

Download the Women Veterans Brochure with Resource Guide (PDF)

Beth Hemmila, Women Veterans Service Officer
5460 Reno Corporate Drive, Suite 131
Reno, Nevada 89511
hemmilab@veterans.nv.gov
775-321-4880

Conferences, Outreach and Educational Series

Women Veterans Conference

Military Sexual Trauma (MST) Educational Series: October 6, 13, and 20, 2020 at 1 p.m.
NDVS in collaboration with the Perry Foundation is hosting a FREE series of virtual MST workshops for women and men who are veterans, active duty, Guard, Reserves, healthcare providers, community partners, and supporters.

Lady Vets (Reno)

Women Veterans meet to learn, share information, and connect. All current or former female military are welcome, including spouses. For more information regarding meeting time and location, email Peggy Bohn at pbohn@unr.edu

Mentorship for Women Veterans

eMentor Program – eMentor connects job seeking Veterans with an online mentor who provides professional support.

NDVS Women Veterans Program News

To read articles about women Veterans, sign up for the monthly NDVS e-newsletter Veterans Voice.

To receive weekly news about women Veterans, like our Facebook page.

National Women Veterans Organizations

Women In Military Service For America MemorialThe Women In Military Service For America Memorial (WIMSA) is located at the Ceremonial Entrance to Arlington National Cemetery. Visit the WIMSA website for a list of Women Veteran Organizations.

Service Women’s Action Network

Military Sisterhood Initiative

Women Veterans Advisory Committee

The Women Veterans Advisory Committee (WVAC) supports and assists in locating, educating, and advocating for all Nevada women Veterans. Click on the following links for member bios, meeting agendas, and the Governor’s Bi-Annual Report (PDF).

Women Veterans Federal Resources

Visit our web page listing federal resources for women Veterans such as VA Health Care, Women Veterans Call Center, Women Veterans Center, and Department of Labor Women Veterans Program.

Women Veterans of Nevada

Women Veterans of Nevada – The Women Veterans of Nevada (WVON) celebrates and supports women Veterans. They meet every 3rd Saturday of even numbered months.