SWAN has long advocated policy changes for women veterans who survive sexual assault

Congratulations to our grantee partner SWAN, whose tireless efforts on behalf of women veterans continue to yield big impacts. The Ms. Magazine blog reports that the Veterans Affairs Office “Decides To Trust Women about PTSD.” According to the agency it will ease its ‘standards of proof’ for sexual assault-related disabilities.

Read more: msmagazine.com/blog/blog/2011/07/13/veterans-affairs-office-decides-to-trust-women-about-ptsd/

Read SWAN’s Factsheet to learn more. servicewomen.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/R-SASH-Quick-Fact.pdf

Read SWAN’s Policy work: servicewomen.org/our-work/policy

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