The MA Women Veterans’ Network (WVN) and Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology are hosting a Women Veterans’ Spring Fling on Saturday, March 29, 2014.
According to Viviana Marcotte, an Iraq War veteran and coordinator of the WVN for the Massachusetts Department of Veterans’ Services, Spring Fling will be an opportunity for Women Veterans to network with other female veterans and to “enjoy the beginning of spring with fellow sister veterans”
This year’s Fling will be one of the first WVN events that will cater to veterans and their children making it a family-friendly event. The Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology will have some of their Art Therapy majors present who have volunteered their time to play games and do crafts projects with the children. The day will include: door prizes, food, free parking, children activities, benefit information and a social hour. The social hour will have “Get to Know Each other” games and opportunities to make important connections regarding veteran’s benefits and resources.
The Spring Fling will be held at Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology at One Wells Street, in Newton, Massachusetts.
The Women Veterans’ Network, of the Department of Veterans’ Services, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, was established in 1997.
It was created with the vision of being the central resource for women veterans in Massachusetts. Today, the WVN has a database of 15,000 women veterans who receive a biannual newsletter with information on benefits, programs, and events for women veterans. To receive the newsletter, please use the contact below.
For more information call: Viviana Marcotte at 617-210-5958 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebrating Health IT Week 2014: Reduce Costs, Improve Quality, Ensure Privacy posted on Sep 15
Health information technology is revolutionizing how care is delivered, health information shared, quality measured, reimbursements dispersed, and patients engaged in their own health and health care. This week we celebrate National Health IT Week and the critical role of health IT in transforming and improving the health of patients, health …Continue Reading Celebrating Health IT Week 2014: Reduce Costs, Improve Quality, Ensure Privacy
A Celebration of Vitality: Mass Rehabilitation Commission at the ADA Legacy Tour posted on Sep 12
On September 5 – 7, 2014, the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC) exhibited at the Abilities Expo at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. More than than merely promoting our latest brochures and fact-sheets, this Expo was an opportunity to celebrate an intensity for life and to …Continue Reading A Celebration of Vitality: Mass Rehabilitation Commission at the ADA Legacy Tour
Secretary Polanowicz Visits DYS Youth in Westborough posted on Sep 4
Health and Human Services Secretary Polanowicz recently spent an afternoon visiting with staff and youth from the Department of Youth Services. Accompanied by DYS Commissioner Peter Forbes, Regional Director Barbara Morton, and Director of Operations of Central Region, Dan O’Sullivan, Secretary Polanowicz observed residential treatment programs …Continue Reading Secretary Polanowicz Visits DYS Youth in Westborough