MISSION AND GOALS
The mission of the WDVA Women Veterans Advisory Committee shall be to ensure that Washington's women veterans have equitable access to federal and state veterans' services and benefits.The goals are to:
- Perform outreach to improve women veterans' awareness of eligibility for federal and state veterans' services and benefits;
- Assess the needs of women veterans with respect to improve the Women Veterans Program;
- Make recommendations to the Director to improve benefits and services;
Review programs, research projects, and other initiatives designed to address or meet the needs of women veterans;
- Incorporate women veterans' issues in the Department's strategic plan;and
Participate in National forums and committees for women veterans.
Did you know that every VA Medical Center has a Women Veterans Program Manager(WVPM), who helps women understand their benefits and coordinates their care?
Childcare offered to eligible Veterans at American Lake in 2012
Julie Liss, RN,BSN
Joan Leid, RN
(509) 525-5200 ext 22413
Walla Walla VAMC