• Continue reading With transitional housing, Boston Veteran’s life changes course with assistance from VA

    January 29, 2022

    After a year living in his car, Air Force Veteran found support through a transitional housing and support center and the HUD-VASH program.

  • Continue reading This January, VA staff are volunteering to make (P)IT Count

    January 26, 2022

    This month, VA staff across America will volunteer in the PIT Count to help end homelessness.

  • Continue reading Los Angeles VA exceeds Secretary’s promise to house 500 homeless Veterans

    January 14, 2022

    Hundreds of homeless Veterans are now off the street in Los Angeles. Between October and December, LA VA and partners housed 705 Veterans.

  • Continue reading VA helps Army Veteran find stable housing, medical care

    January 12, 2022

    From working with surface-to-air missiles to sleeping in his car, Army Veteran found help, health care and a home thanks to VA services.

  • Continue reading HUD-VASH program provides comprehensive care for aging Veterans facing homelessness

    November 19, 2021

    A chat with a Veteran at a food bank led this Marine Veteran to the HUD-VASH program. It improved his living conditions almost overnight.

  • Continue reading Unhoused to Housed: Veteran says to “Give VA a try. It works.”

    November 11, 2021

    “Being homeless is like going to hell and back,” said Warren Miller, an Army Veteran who experienced homelessness for many years until connecting with staff at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System’s West Los Angeles campus. This is the story of how Miller went from unhoused to housed, thanks to a new and unique collaboration. 

  • Continue reading VA secretary talks claims backlog, homelessness, COVID-19 vaccinations during press conference

    October 20, 2021

    Veteran disability claims, homelessness and COVID-19 vaccines were topics VA Secretary Denis McDonough spoke about during a press conference Oct. 20 in Washington D.C.

  • Continue reading Homeless and Community Residential Care programs help older Veterans

    October 11, 2021

    When this Marine Veteran was homeless, VA found him a home. After a house fire, VA was there again with programs for senior Veterans.

  • Continue reading As eviction moratorium ends, VA offers vital resources for Veterans

    August 31, 2021

    VA is ready to assist Veterans who are facing housing crises by directing them to programs operated by VA’s Homeless Programs Office.

  • Continue reading Homeless Patient Aligned Care Teams break barriers for Veterans facing homelessness

    August 20, 2021

    Every Veteran across the country should have quick and easy access to primary health care. In reality, Veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness are more likely to use emergency services for health-related issues. To reduce barriers that prevent these Veterans from accessing quality health care that meets their unique needs, VA created Homeless Patient Aligned Care Teams (HPACTs).

  • Continue reading Homeless Veterans grants for groups in Hawaii and Guam

    July 31, 2021

    Homeless Veterans and families in Hawaii have help on the way. Millions of dollars in grants have been awarded to curb Veteran homelessness.

  • Continue reading Veterans have options as foreclosure, evictions bans set to expire

    July 28, 2021

    Temporary bans on evictions and other tenant and homeowner protections implemented during the pandemic are set to expire. Following are a list of resources for Veterans.