This other important resource provides Veterans who are homeless with dental treatment through programs such as Domiciliary Residential Rehabilitation Treatment, VA Grant and Per Diem, Compensated Work Therapy/Transitional Residence, Health Care for Homeless Veterans (contract bed) and Community Residential Care.
Grantees also collaborate with community-based organizations to connect Veterans with employment, housing and additional social services to promote housing stability.
The maximum stay in this housing is up to 24 months, with the goal of moving Veterans into permanent housing.
Among VA homeless continuum of care programs, HUD-VASH enrolls the largest number and largest percentage of Veterans who have experienced long-term or repeated homelessness. 30, 2015, HUD had allocated more than 78,000 vouchers to help house Veterans across the country.
For very low-income Veterans, SSVF provides case management and supportive services to prevent the imminent loss of a Veteran’s home or identify a new, more suitable housing situation for the individual and his or her family; or to rapidly re-house Veterans and their families who are homeless and might remain homeless without this assistance.
It is estimated that over 25,000 Veterans were served by an H-PACT during 2015.
H-PACTs are showing promise in improving health and other outcomes among participating Veterans compared with non-H-PACT patients.Learn more about these programs below and at VA’s Programs for At-Risk Veterans and Their Families page.This collaborative program between HUD and VA combines HUD housing vouchers with VA supportive services to help Veterans who are homeless and their families find and sustain permanent housing.State, local and tribal governments and nonprofits receive capital grants and per diem payments to develop and operate transitional housing and/or service centers for Veterans who are homeless.VA funds an estimated 600 agencies that provide over 14,500 beds for eligible Veterans.This program offers outreach, case management and residential treatment services to help Veterans transition from living on the street or in institutions to stable housing situations.