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PROCLAMATION - POW MIA Recogntion Day - September 18

Published: 09/14/2020

WHEREAS, more than 217,000 Americans have been confined by enemies of the United States during the 
last one hundred years , with many enduring brutal and inhumane treatment by their captors in 
violation of international law; and                                                -

WHEREAS, 1,500 Americans are still missing from the Vietnam War, as well as 7,800 unaccounted  … read more

Suicide prevention in focus for the month of September

Published: 09/13/2020

Media Release - Washington Veterans Home

Published: 09/10/2020

Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs News Release 

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Flag Lowering- 9/11/20 (Patriot Day)

Published: 09/09/2020

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WDVA is pleased to announce its selection as a Serve Washington, AmeriCorps site for the 2020-2021 program year.

Published: 09/01/2020

WDVA is pleased to announce its selection as a Serve Washington, AmeriCorps site for the 2020-2021 program year.
 
The WDVA Vet Corps program provides 50 Vet Corps Members to serve at Washington State… read more

Washington State Suicide Action Plan - September is Suicide Prevention Month

Published: 09/01/2020

As we approach Suicide Awareness Month, your Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs would like to share what has been happening over the past year to create awareness and develop a plan aimed at eliminating veteran and service member suicide.

Crisis hotlines are… read more

FEEDBACK REQUESTED: Global War on Terror Memorial on Capitol Campus

Published: 08/31/2020

FEEDBACK REQUESTED: Global War on Terror Memorial on Capitol Campus


Washington Department of Enterprise Services committed to creating a survey to collect feedback from Washington state stakeholders to provide their feedback on what a Global War on… read more

WDVA Counseling & Wellness Programs Awarded Two New Funding Grants by King County

Published: 08/26/2020

We are pleased to announce that Your Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) has been selected as one of the awardees for two different funding grants that will increase our abilities and capabilities of Serving Those Who Served.  

The two funding grants will cover PTSD and End of Life Counseling and Military Family Counseling, with funding through… read more

Outstanding Service to Veterans Awards - Nominations Being Accepted Now!

Published: 08/18/2020

Purple Heart Proclamation

Published: 08/04/2020

Proclamation

WHEREAS, our nation and its principles have… read more

Flag Lowering-9/11/20 (Patriot Day)