Post Content

Each year, the  Women Veterans’ Network (WVN) hosts a Women Veterans Conference, a free networking event for women veterans to meet each other and learn about the unique programs offered exclusively to Massachusetts’ female veterans. This year’s Conference is going to be held this Saturday, June 14th at Nichols College in Dudley, Massachusetts.

The theme of this year’s Conference is “Express Yourself!” Workshops will cater to both creative interests and crafts as well as educational and vocational training sessions, ranging from improve theater, writing, music therapy, and knitting to seminars on financial education, state benefits, and federal benefits.

Register for your spot todayWVN Conference 6th!

The program will include:

  • Free Lunch
  • Free Parking
  • Door Prizes
  • Gift Bags
  • Free Massage/Acupuncture/Reflexology
  • Workshops!
  • Guest Speakers
  • Over 50 exhibitors!! and more!!!

The Women Veterans’ Network was created in 1997 with the purpose of giving Massachusetts women veterans the resources they need for benefits and services, eligibility, as well as a network of female veterans that can rely on and support each other.

WVN LogoThe Network also hosts events like the Conference throughout the year, including the annual Deborah Sampson Award and Appreciation Day, and publishes a biannual newsletterGet involved with the Network by joining the Sisterhood, the WVN Volunteer Committee, which hosts events and social gatherings that give members a chance to meet and network, or the Speakers Bureau, which connects women veterans with opportunities to speak about their military experiences in their community.

Visit the Women Veterans website to find additional information on the Network, the Conference, resources for women veterans, and ways to get involved in the women veteran community.

Connect with the Network is also on Facebook at Facebook.com/MAWomenVets and on Twitter at @WomenVeterans.

Written By:


Department of Veteran Services, Gold Star Sibling

Communications Director, Executive Office of Health and Human Services

Tags:

Recent Posts

ORI Mary Truong featured among Boston’s Most Influential Minority Leaders posted on Apr 29

ORI Mary Truong featured among Boston’s Most Influential Minority Leaders

Mary Truong, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Office of Refugees and Immigrants (ORI), was among a list of a dozen of Boston’s most influential minority leaders who were chosen for the Get Konnected! Founder’s Choice Award which recognizes citizen activists. Get Konnected!, started by African   …Continue Reading ORI Mary Truong featured among Boston’s Most Influential Minority Leaders

EHS Celebrates April with First Autism Commission Executive Director posted on Apr 7

EHS Celebrates April with First Autism Commission Executive Director

The Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) is honored to kick off April as Autism Awareness month with the swearing in of Carolyn J. Kain as the Commonwealth’s first Executive Director of the Autism Commission by Governor Charles D.  Baker. “Carolyn brings both   …Continue Reading EHS Celebrates April with First Autism Commission Executive Director

EOEA Welcomes Two Talented Leaders posted on Apr 6

EOEA Welcomes Two Talented Leaders

Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA) Secretary Alice Bonner recently appointed Emily Cooper as the Chief Housing Officer and Patricia Yu as the Director of Policy and Research. “I’m thrilled to welcome these two talented experts in aging programs and policy to our Elder Affairs leadership   …Continue Reading EOEA Welcomes Two Talented Leaders