National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Attends U. S. Army Women’s Foundation 10th Annual Summit

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) attended this year’s 10th Annual Summit of the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation on March 12, 2018 at the Capitol Hill Visitor Center Conference Auditorium in Washington, District of Columbia. The theme “Army Women: Lead, Network, and Grow” focus on celebrating the service, accomplishments, and sacrifices of Army […]

Military Sexual Trauma: Veterans

Have you experience unwanted sexual assault, unwanted sexual advances, or forced sex while in the military?  Are you experiencing any setbacks since you left military service?   What is Military Sexual Trauma (MST)? Military Sexual Trauma (MST) is a sexual assault or sexual harassment that occurred during military service.  The military sexual trauma is a […]

2018 Military Sexual Trauma Summit Washington, D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center

  The 2018 Military Sexual Trauma Summit will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Washington, D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 50 Irving Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20422. This year’s theme is “We Are Stronger…Together. Accountability, Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment.” Military Sexual Trauma (MST) is defined by […]

Women’s Veterans Day June 2018

The National Association of American Veterans (NAAV) Inc., would like to announce a historic event taking place in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. This event is intended to “recognize women veterans of Texas.” This year marks the 70th year acknowledging women in military service. Although as history would show, women has supported military […]

Health Challenges Facing Women Veterans Following Deployment

The Women’s Veteran Luncheon was held at the Rayburn House Office Building on November 7, 2017. The event was sponsored by the Women’s Congressional Policy Institute, Disabled American Veterans, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America along with the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues. It was made possible through a grant from the Robert Wood […]

Veterans Tackle Puzzles at the Armed Forces Retirement Home

SFC Mary Johnson, U.S. Army (Ret.), entered the U.S. Army on March 31, 1958, and retired on April 30, 1978, as an Administrative Clerk at Fort Devens, Massachusetts. She moved to Washington, D.C., in 1978 and later became a resident at the Armed Forces Retirement Home–Washington (AFRH). During the 1950s SFC Johnson’s military service sent […]

Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Events & Reservation Form

Dear 20th Anniversary Celebrant, Only weeks until the Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Celebration?the countdown is underway! As we approach the celebration dates of October 20-22, the Foundation staff and volunteers are busy working to make the many necessary arrangements for each of the events. We are eagerly looking forward to celebrating with each and every […]