WHAT WORKS FOR VETERANS?

Below are resources and stories related to homelessness

   The Veteran Village

Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin addresses the basic needs of homeless veterans with private residences, food and financial classes designed to…(more)

   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)

US Army veteran Jason Allen

   Connecting Point: Veteran Housing | WGBY

Connecting Point’s Jim Madigan discusses homeless veterans & veteran housing with Jim Seney, a Social Work Executive and Program Manager…(more)

veteran homelessness

   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)

   A Veterans Coming Home Connecting Point Special

This Connecting Point special features stories from WGBY’s Veterans Coming Home series, focusing on supporting veterans in their successful transition…(more)

portraits by David Gilkey at NPR

   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)

   Connecting Point: Veteran Homelessness

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