Veterans a focus of Homeless Coalition efforts

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The National Coalition for the Homeless is a national network of people who are currently experiencing or who have experienced homelessness, activists and advocates, community-based and faith-based service providers, and others committed to a single mission: To prevent and end homelessness while ensuring the immediate needs of those experiencing homelessness are met and their civil rights.

Kelley Cutler, an organizer with the Coalition on Homelessness in San Francisco, said it’s natural for people who have lost.

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The number of people living outside in tents and in sleeping bags appears to be coming into better focus. to improved surveying efforts, rather than a one-year surge in homelessness across the.

Earlier this year, an estimated 605 Veterans were homeless.. Their leadership has brought attention and focus to homeless Veterans in their city and across. The Governor's commitment resulted a redoubling of efforts guided by the. of Veterans Services and the Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness.

Background & Statistics. Homeless veterans are younger on average than the total veteran population. Approximately 9% are between the ages of 18 and 30, and 41% are between the ages of 31 and 50. Conversely, only 5% of all veterans are between the ages of 18 and 30, and less than 23% are between 31 and 50.

all working toward the same goal without regard to agency boundaries or efforts to grab the credit. Two years ago, both the state and the federal government set goals to end homelessness for veterans.

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Cindy Sturtevant Borden is the Assistant Director, Technical Assistance and Training for the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV). In this role, she leads NCHV’s Technical Assistance Center with a focus on the DOL-VETS Homeless Veteran’s Reintegration Program (HVRP).

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Legion supports VA, HUD, DoL efforts to reduce veteran. – The American Legion submitted a statement for the record to the House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittees on Health and Economic Opportunity following a joint hearing on Jan. 18 to learn what efforts that U.S. Departments of Veterans Affairs (VA), Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Labor (DoL) officials are taking to reduce veteran homelessness.

What is the scale of Veteran homelessness? Just over 9% of all adults experiencing homelessness in the United States are Veterans of the U.S. military. That means that on any given day, an estimated 40,056 Veterans experience homelessness in America, according to Point-in-Time counts conducted in January 2017 by communities across the country.