Women Veterans Wellness Event 2013

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The Nevada Department of Veterans Services has planned three wellness events for women veterans during 2013. We’d like your input to better develop these events to cover content and issues which you believe are important. Please download the attached form below and email or mail back to Yvonne Betron. We're looking for topic ideas for each location and interest from those whom might attend.


Reno – June 29, 2013

Siena Hotel Spa Casino

Registration 8 am - 9am

9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Elko September, 2013 – Date/Location: TBD


The Nevada Women Veterans Program addresses the unique needs of women veterans across the State of Nevada.  Our 2013 wellness events in Las Vegas, Reno, and Elko are designed to educate women of different generations about healthy life choices.


Space is limited to 80 people and is first come - first serve so please RSVP to Yvonne Betron, Women Veterans Coordinator at 702-486-3830, 702-501-9432 (cell) or betrony@veterans.nv.gov

Registration extended to later than June 25, 2013.

Download Event Flyer


Some of the informational classes being offered include:


  • Cooking – Cooking information and demonstration provided by VA nutritionist

  • Keeping Your Cool – Hear about ideas and techniques for how to manage the stresses of

    everyday life.

  • Benefits – This class will focus on how to file claims and what benefits are available to

    female veterans.

  • Aging Gracefully –This class will provide information regarding menopause, osteoporosis and other topics relating to females over 40.

Some of the fitness activities include:

  • Tai Chi for Arthritis

  • Massage

All classes and activities are subject to change but rest assured there will be something for everyone at this event to ensure our women veteran population is healthy, strong and well informed.

We appreciate your suggestions which will help us better serve the women veterans community throughout the state of Nevada.If you have additional ideas for content of the event, please download the suggestion form and submit. Thank you.

Yvonne Betron, Women Veterans Program Coordinator

555 E. Washington Ste. 1013, Ste. 1013

betrony@veterans.nv.gov | 702-486-3830