Our goals are to educate, advocate and correct the misperception of the female veteran. Did you know? * Women are 2 x more likely to develop PTSD than men *Women veterans are 2 x more likely to become homeless than veteran men* 1 in 4 female veterans struggle with hunger. Continue reading below for insightful information and resources available to women veterans.
There are staggering statistics that show female veterans have largely been unstudied, under-diagnosed and under-treated concerning mental health issues. Specifically, this community will focus on the female veterans issues most overlooked. Due to lack of acknowledgement that women have been on the front lines for decades, there has been limited research conducted to assess the needs of female veterans.
Please read below some of the only studies performed up to date.