WVI’s “Spotlight” page will showcase Veterans and Veteran Programs in Minnesota that impact the 28,000 plus Minnesota Women Veterans.

12244644_10101606560831571_6415125146101876205_oWoman Veteran Build Annual Day of Service
The Women Veterans Initiative organization participated in a Woman Veteran Build Annual Day of Service, on 10 November 2016.  Working on a house located at 2950 Oliver Ave. N., Minneapolis.   Edna McKenzie co-hosting the event with Jeri Longfellow.   Every year we have a lot of fun!

 

 

 

 

 

Peer-led veteran support group run by Lutheran Social Services.
WVI wants to help pass the word along about a new peer-led veteran support group run by Lutheran Social Services. They offer support & education for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer veterans and service members. The group meets weekly on Thursday evenings, at the Center for Changing Lives (Park Ave, near downtown Minneapolis).

Contact: Lisa Hoffman-Konn, PhD, LP, CPRP, Local Recovery Coordinator, Peer Support SupervisorOffice phone: 612-467-1838  VA Cell phone : 612-723-8588

VA Mental Health website: http://www.minneapolis.va.gov/services/Mental_Health_Services.asp