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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing Program

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General Agency Information
Name:U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing Program
Alternate Name(s):HUD-VASH
Website:www.va.gov/homeless/hud-vash.asp
Description:HUD-VASH is a 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.

Through public housing authorities, HUD provides rental assistance Through public housing authorities, HUD provides rental assistance vouchers for privately owned housing to Veterans who are eligible for VA health care services and are experiencing homelessness. VA case managers may connect these Veterans with support services such as health care, mental health treatment and substance use counseling to help them in their recovery process and with their ability to maintain housing in the community. 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. As of Sept. 30, 2015, HUD had allocated more than 78,000 vouchers to help house Veterans across the country.
Programs:Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Homeless Providers Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Program

Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans (DCHV) Program

Acquired Property Sales for Homeless Providers Program
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Not Applicable
Public Transportation:Not Applicable
Eligibility:See Website
Fees:See website
Areas Served:United States
 
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
 
Subject Headings
 Case/Care Management
Government Agencies
Rent Assistance
Veterans
This record last modified January 22, 2017

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