Governor Proclaims Women Veterans Recognition Week in Florida

March 9, 2018

TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott has designated the week of March 11-17, 2018 as Women Veterans Recognition Week in Florida. Women veterans are one of the fastest growing segments of the veterans’ population. Of the approximately 21.3 million living veterans nationwide, more than 2 million are women.

There are more than 154,000 women veterans in the Sunshine State.

For more information, visit http://floridavets.org/our-veterans/women-veterans/

2018 Women Veterans Recognition Week in Florida Proclamation


For 24-hour counsel, call the National Veteran Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-8255. You are NOT alone!
Veterans in Florida, call the Florida Veterans Support Line at 1-844-MyFLVet (693-5838) or 2-1-1.