Veterans Archives - Women Veterans Alliance

September 19, 2017

The cold and flu season is upon us and the Department of Veterans Affairs has once again teamed up with Walgreens Pharmacies nationwide to allow all veterans who are currently enrolled in the VA healthcare system to be able walk into any of the over 8,200 Walgreens nationally (and the Duane Reade pharmacies in the […]

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September 12, 2017

In conjunction with the 100th Anniversary of the Warrant Officer Cohort, I am publishing a book entitled “African American Warrant Officers – Their Remarkable History”. I am seeking “100” biographies, stories, and photos highlighting the achievements and successes of African American Warrant Officers (retired, former, and current) for inclusion in the book. Submissions must not […]

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September 4, 2017

Washington State Department of Licensing Instructions for Obtaining a #Veteran Designation on your Driver License/Identification Card Veteran designation You can get a Veteran designation on your driver licenses or ID card. It’s free if you’re only changing your Veterans status. Bring your DD Form 214 that shows “honorable” or “general under honorable conditions” status to a driver licensing […]

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July 6, 2017

The Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended (38 U.S.C. § 4212), prohibits discrimination against protected veterans. Under VEVRAA, a veteran may be classified as a ‘‘disabled veteran,’’ ‘‘recently separated veteran,’’ ‘‘active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran,’’ or ‘‘Armed Forces service medal veteran.’’ ProtectedVet_InfoGraphic_JRFQA508c  

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June 28, 2017

To: Veterans and Supporters of Veterans We are pleased to announce that Sacramento County Officials have formed a Veteran’s Treatment Court for Veterans charged with a criminal offense.  Eligible Sacramento County residents will be diverted into treatment programs with more options than our regular criminal justice system, including expungement or reduction of charges.  Participants must […]

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