Format: Adobe PDF
Product Type: Guidebooks
Date Completed: December 2005
Author/Organization: Abt Associates
This revised and updated guidebook is intended for those developing or honing homeless assistance projects for veterans. Revised from the 2002 edition, it provides information about projects throughout the country that address the needs of homeless veterans by coordinating HUD funding with other resources. It also deals with addressing the specific needs of homeless veterans in rural areas and female veterans. The new edition also deals with serving people who are chronically homeless, developing permanent housing options for veterans, enhancing access to mainstream services, and encouraging collaboration among assistance providers.
Keywords: Veterans, vets, homeless veterans, homeless vets, WWII, Iraq, collaboration