Health & Disability Advocates

Community Health for Women Veterans

The Community Health for Women Veterans project seeks to reduce the barriers faced by women Veterans seeking physical and mental health care. In partnership with the Thresholds’ Women Veterans Health Initiative and other community partners, HDA will implement specific strategies to improve female Veterans’ access to high-quality care in Illinois.

Amount awarded: $40,000.00
Award date: September 8, 2016

Health & Disability Advocates

Illinois against MST and Starting Strong Illinois

VNA Foundation’s continued partnership with Health & Disability Advocates will support two key areas of our work: our Veterans programs and specifically the Illinois against MST (Military Sexual Trauma) project; and Starting Strong and our 2014 focus of outreach to working poor populations about access to benefits through the Affordable Care Act.

Amount awarded: $30,000.00
Award date: March 13, 2014