Includes information on employment opportunuties
HAZARD, Ky. (Sept. 2, 2016) — The inaugural Kentucky Women Veterans Regional Conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 1 at Hazard Community College. The free event, hosted by the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs, includes lunch, guest speakers, networking opportunities, vendors, door prizes and entertainment.
Participants will learn about:
- Veterans benefits and services from accredited KDVA counselor Missy Hall
- Women’s healthcare from Amy Brown, VAMC readjustment counselor
- Organizing a women veterans group in your community from Sherry Whitehouse and Phyllis Abbott, founders of Lady Vets Hands of Hope
- Employment opportunities from the Kentucky Career Center