Women veterans attend benefits conference

Women veterans attend benefits conference

EUGENE, Ore. -- Women veterans from all over the area are in Eugene for a 2-day conference on benefits that are available to them.

The conference is open to all women who served in the military.

Officials say the conference attendance and lunch is free.

Every two years, the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs partners with other state and federal organizations to host an Oregon Women Veterans Conference. 

The conference started Friday morning and runs through Saturday evening at the Eugene Hilton & Conference Center located at 66 E 6th Avenue in Eugene.

You can find more information about the event here.