VA Announces New SSVF Funding Opportunity

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the fiscal year 2023 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)... Continue Reading →

Local VA Partnership Helps Fill Newly Housed Veterans’ Homes

Many Veterans exit homelessness with little-to-no furnishings or funds to buy essential items, like couches and plates, for their new homes.

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HUD and VA Award More HUD-VASH Vouchers

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded more than $18 million in HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) vouchers to 103 public housing agencies (PHAs) in 33 states.

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The Biden-Harris Administration’s Strategies to End Veteran Homelessness

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released a fact sheet on Veteran's Day... Continue Reading →

VA Provides Relief for Veterans in High-Cost Rental Markets 

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has updated regulations governing the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant program. 

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USICH Votes on Federal Strategic Plan and Veteran Homelessness at October Meeting

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) held its quarterly meeting on Wednesday to discuss the Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness as well as... Continue Reading →

HUD Expands Tribal HUD-VASH Program

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), announced an expansion of the Tribal HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (Tribal... Continue Reading →

VA to Award $116.4M in GPD Grants

Starting September 30, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will begin awarding $116.4 million in grants through the Grant and Per Diem program (GPD).  

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VA Partners With Uber and Lyft to Offer Rides to Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is partnering with Uber and Lyft to offer transportation assistance to veterans experiencing or at risk of homelessness.

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Council Discusses Eviction Prevention, the American Rescue Plan, and the Federal Strategic Plan

On Monday, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) held its first meeting under newly-elected leadership to discuss the Biden-Harris administration’s vision for the Federal... Continue Reading →