24th Annual VAMC Winterhaven Homeless Stand Down and 14th Annual NAAV Community Partner Participation

On Saturday, January 27, 2018, the National Association of American Veterans (NAAV) participated in its fourteenth year of helping homeless and at-risk Veterans of the greater DC metropolitan area at the DC VA Medical Center’s (VAMC) Winterhaven Stand Down for Homeless Veterans, along with collaborative partners representing agencies, organizations and volunteers. Attendance numbers indicate that […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: BIPARTISAN SENATE AND HOUSE COMMITTEE TO EXAMINE LEGIONNAIRES? OUTBREAK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FOR MORE INFORMATION: Friday, January 05, 2018 Reena Tandon: (309) 533-1210 rtandon@senatedem.ilga.gov   BIPARTISAN SENATE AND HOUSE COMMITTEE TO EXAMINE LEGIONNAIRES’ OUTBREAK CHICAGO – Ongoing tragic outbreaks of Legionnaire’s disease resulting in 13 deaths at the Quincy Veterans’ Home have led State Senator Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) to call for a full […]

Tom Cullerton takes leads discussion to help remedy Legionaries’ disease epidemic-placement

  CHICAGO- State Senator Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) convened a joint bipartisan hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committee to examine the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Illinois Veterans Home at Quincy to help better serve and protect Illinois veterans. This legislative forum serves as a crucial opportunity to examine the process our […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Community Partner with DC Medical Center – Veterans Mental Health Events in 2018

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. will serve as one of the Community Partners with the Washington, D.C., Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Veterans Mental Health Events scheduled for 2018 in Washington, D.C. The purpose of these events is to provide assistance to Veterans and their families at all levels of the mental health care […]

Veterans Luncheon

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 […]

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 […]