Women with Military Service

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We have noticed that many websites for servicemembers and veterans do not speak to you:  Women with Military Service. 

We want to address that by offering a website with you in mind.

Featured Content

Sharing our stories
Check out our videos made by and for women with military service. Read our interview with Kayla Williams, author of Plenty of Time When We Get Home: Love and Recovery in the Aftermath of War.

Terry Moore's blog
Advocate Terry Moore, Lt Col, USAF (Ret), blogs on the latest compelling issues affecting women with military service: MST, how to access VA benefits, standing up, reaching in, and more.

Self-help Information
Browse through our Library and check off the topics that interest you. Then hit "Go."  For example, you can find:

  1. Step-by-step guide for filling out VA disability forms needed for claims based on Military Sexual Trauma. 
  2. Where to find financial supports and training to help you and your family transition back into civilian life.
  3. Model letters to explain to your employer that you are going to serve and that you expect to get your job back when you return, as required by Federal Law.
  4. Model documents to prepare before deploying, to make sure that your children are taken care of.

Find a legal advocate
Use the Find Local Help map to search for legal advocates - including free legal aid offices - in your area. The map now includes Women Veteran Networks around the country.

Or use our feedback form to ask us about  help resources in your area.

 

May 2016