BPW Foundation's Women Misbehavin' Blog

Well behaved women never make history

Give her what she needs

Posted by joyinhome on July 31, 2009

Military mom with childThere are currently 1.8 million women veterans in the United States and that number is growing.

However, as this unique group of working women returns home to their civilian lives, their needs do not receive adequate attention. Issues impacting all working women- including pay equity, career advancement, access to benefits such as health care- are magnified by challenges such as injury, sexual trauma, homelessness and PTSD.

Want to help?

BPW Foundation’s Women Joining Forces initiative provides resources and programming to women veterans and their families as they return from deployment.


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