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Putting Veterans First- Keeping Veterans First

The number of women veterans who are ending up homeless has nearly doubled over the last decade. One out of every 10 homeless veterans under the age of 45 is now a woman. Many of these homeless, female veterans have kids."

–Senator Murray

"The female veteran population is estimated to grow from 1.8 million in 2010 to 2.1 million by 2036" 

The guide, “The Trauma-Informed Care for Women Veterans Experiencing Homelessness:

 

 A Guide for Service Providers,” was introduced at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial Theater at Arlington National Cemetery.“As the number of women veterans increases, we need to provide better, more tailored tools to support them as they transition back into civilian life,” Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis said.

 

“This guide acknowledges the experiences and challenges facing women veterans, and will result in better assistance and better outcomes for these deserving women.

 

The female veteran population is estimated to grow from 1.8 million in 2010 to 2.1 million by 2036, according to the guide, referencing theU.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

Trauma-Informed Care for Women Veterans Experiencing Homelessness - A Guide for Service Providers