Veteran Homelessness News

May 2019

 

05/30/2019:

Homelessness in Lane County up 32% over last year, annual report finds

BIGGER PICTURE: Making a difference one step at a time

South Bay Workforce Investment Board receives $488,000 for veterans employment programs

Letter: Let’s take care of veterans while still honoring fallen

Teams tasked with tackling Chattanooga homelessness present affordable housing ideas 📃

Man on a mission to get homeless veterans back on track and into homes 🎥

Rep. Levin’s trio of bills aim to help veterans return to civilian life

Study: San Joaquin County’s Homeless Population Nearly Tripled in Past Two Years 🎥

Borne The Battle 147: Marine Veteran Brett D’Alessandro and Alexa Modero – Backpacks For Life 🔊

05/28/2019:

Remembering All the Fallen on Memorial Day

Linn County remembers its fallen soldiers

Unfortunate irony

Plainfield welcomes new housing program for veterans 🎥

New London’s homeless shelters add beds for homeless vets dealing with mental illness, substance abuse

Mayor Says Boston Has Housed 1,000-Plus Homeless Veterans

Remembering Economically Strapped And Homeless Vets On Memorial Day

05/18/2019:

Homelessness up in Fredericksburg area, but veteran homelessness down

Wrestling a problem and helping homeless veterans

Report: Northeast Florida homelessness numbers down, affordable housing still limited

On Third Anniversary Of Josué Flores’ Murder, Houston Police Ask Public To Help Find Killer

05/16/2019:

Saginaw VA center holds event to raise awareness on homelessness among veterans 🎥

Count shows homelessness down, but number of unsheltered homeless swells 🎥

'My Own Place': 84 Homeless Vets Get 2-Year Housing in Mission Valley 🎥

05/14/2019:

First 'Coffee and Conversation' on homelessness at Abilene Public Library offers help, hope

Heroes Dinner with The Journey Home

Team Fidelis hosts event for homeless veterans

Manistee, Missaukee, Wexford counties celebrate being 'Functional zero' for veterans homelessness

Northern Michigan communities combat homelessness among veterans

05/11/2019:

"Operation Cookie" Needs You!

Bus tour highlights hunger in Massillon

Service Members Giving Back to Their Communities

Milwaukee nurse creates mobile shower unit for homeless 🎥

Veteran not alone

Grant Aids Homeless Students - Helping Students Put Their Best Foot Forward

LZ Lakehawk: Taking vet homelessness by the horns

City of Lansing says it's ended homelessness among veterans

05/09/2019:

Remembering those who served our Country, funeral services for 'unclaimed Veterans' 🎥

Oklahoma Veteran Homeless After Tornado Tears Through Haskell 🎥

Homeless man burns American flag outside West Seattle veteran center 🎥

"People wonder why veterans are homeless" vet's wages garnished by VA 🎥

Benefits Program Incentivizes Landlords to Do Their Part for Homeless 🎥

Rep. Adam Kinzinger: Military appreciation means leaving no one, active duty or veteran, behind 🎥

05/07/2019:

New Highbridge Development Provides Housing for Formerly Homeless Households and Veterans

Thousands use Allentown YMCA warming station in busy first season

Veterans Get a Little Help Dressing for Success

VA social worker receives ‘Salute to Service’ award from nonprofit veterans service organization

Urban Design Students Help Tackle Veteran Homelessness

Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance Seeks to House 100 Veterans in 100 days

05/04/2019:

Montgomery County sees significant decrease in homelessness 🎥

Is justice system shake-up giving the homeless a free pass? 🎥

Daughter found just in time for Vietnam veteran's funeral 🎥

KSLA Salutes: A hero’s goodbye, honoring a Vietnam veteran 🎥

Martin County deputies help homeless veteran find new home 🎥

05/02/2019:

New veterans center aims to help homeless population

Homeless to Harvard

New homeless apartments in Escondido to begin moving veterans in

Funeral services held for homeless Vietnam veteran 🎥

A motel site is now housing for homeless veterans 🎥

Justin Davey statewide essay contest winner

Mayor Walsh and MassMutual announce $1 million gift to support the Boston’s Way Home Fund

Food 2 Veterans returns to Green Country on May 29

Fewer homeless people in Seattle area than last year, one-night count reports

Veteran found dead under Columbia bridge to get final salute after he was ‘unclaimed’