WHAT WORKS FOR VETERANS?

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   Veterans Coming Home: Crystal

“I had gone from living, and breathing and working with the same group of people to just being out on…(more)

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   Connecting Point: Veteran Homelessness | WGBY

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) states that the nation’s homeless veterans are predominantly male, with roughly 8% being…(more)

   National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV)

The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization governed by a 23-member board of directors –…(more)

   Family Promise

Family Promise is a nonprofit organization committed to helping low-income families achieve lasting independence. The problem of poverty is complex.…(more)

   Priority Veteran

Priority Veteran provides veterans with intensive one-on-one assistance to locate stable permanent housing and links them to resources to gain…(more)

   Crossing the Threshold

Everyone can support returning veterans as they integrate back into the community and work. It starts with listening. Learn from…(more)

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   What Do Homeless Vets look like?

Homeless veterans, though, may not see themselves as “homeless veterans” at all. If you passed one on the street, you…(more)

   Safe Haven Offers Help

April Johnson is the Executive Director of the Safe Haven Lodge in Montgomery, AL. Safe Haven offers transitional housing to…(more)

   The American Legion: Homeless Veteran Help

The AL provides public and private sector agencies and organizations that aid homeless veterans and their families.

   HUD Exchange: Resource for Homeless Veterans

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides several resources for veterans looking for housing.