No longer alone. Healing the wounds of war. COVVHA was started in 2011 as a non-profit in the State of Ohio. It became a federally recognized 501 (c)(3), non-profit in January 2012. COVVHA is the only 501 (c)(3) founded by, governed and run by Children of Vietnam Veterans for their own peers. All COVVHA Board Members and Officers are Volunteers. No salaries are paid to Board Members or Officers in accordance to COVVHA bylaws.