Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.
Attention A T users. To access the combo box on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Press the alt key and then the down arrow. 2. Use the up and down arrows to navigate this combo box. 3. Press enter on the item you wish to view. This will take you to the page listed.
Menu
Menu
help for homeless veterans

Stay Connected with the VHA Homeless Programs Office

Sign up for email updates.

Subscribe
E-Donate
Veterans Crisis Line Badge

VA Homeless Programs

Pause1 Play1
#GovLove Is in the Air

#GovLove Is in the Air

It’s the fourth annual #GovLove campaign where agencies send love, support, and appreciation to fellow agencies, partners, and employees. In honor of this occasion, we’re taking a moment to put our hardworking Homeless Programs staff in the spotlight.

Get to know our team »

46,000 Homeless Veterans Housed in 2023

46,000 Homeless Veterans Housed in 2023

Between January 1 and December 31, 2023, 46,000 Veterans were placed into permanent housing which superseded our goal 38,000 for the second year in a row. In the past three years, Veteran homelessness has gone down 4%, and since 2010, it’s has been reduced by more than 52%.

Learn more »

Grant Opportunities from Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Grant Opportunities from Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Supportive services grants are now available under the SSVF program. Explore information concerning the SSVF Program, the renewal and new applicant grant application processes, and the amount of funding available.

Learn more »

Ending Veteran Homelessness Podcast (S1, E18): On Homeless Prevention and Rapid Rehousing through Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Ending Veteran Homelessness Podcast

Want to know what VA is doing to end Veteran homelessness? Join us as we explore all the ways our country is working to ensure that every Veteran has a safe and stable place to call home.

Listen here »

 

Are you a Veteran who is homeless or experiencing housing instability?

If you are a Veteran who is homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness, we strongly encourage you to contact the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans at (877) 4AID-VET (877-424-3838) for assistance.

A button that says "For Veterans."Button that says "For Landlords."Button that says "For Business Owners."


No Veteran should be without a place to call home.

VA is committed to ending homelessness among Veterans. Our focus is threefold:

  • Conducting coordinated outreach to proactively seek out Veterans in need of assistance.
  • Connecting homeless and at-risk Veterans with housing solutions, health care, community employment services and other required supports.
  • Collaborating with federal, state and local agencies; employers; housing providers, faith-based and community nonprofits; and others to expand employment and affordable housing options for Veterans exiting homelessness.

What’s New

Take Action

Explore Key Homeless Veterans Programs and Resources

Health Care Housing Assistance Mental Health Employment and Job Training

 

 

 

Connect with us

Subscribe to Receive
Email Updates
  • Benefits
    1-800-827-1000
  • Health Care
    1-877-222-VETS (8387)
  • VA Inspector General
    1-800-488-8244
  • Veterans Crisis Line
    Dial 988, then press 1

Follow Us

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Youtube
  • Flickr