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
Contact the Homeless Veterans Outreach
E-Donate
Veterans Crisis Line Badge

VA Homeless Programs

Pause1 Play1
Biden-Harris Administration Taking Action to End Veteran Homelessness

Biden-Harris Administration Taking Action to End Veteran Homelessness

Learn how HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge and VA Secretary Denis McDonough affirmed their commitment to ending Veteran homelessness through a whole-of-government effort.

Learn more »

Expanded Rental Support Available to Veterans

Federal Eviction Moratorium Ends

The Federal Eviction Moratorium recently ended. Help is available for Veterans facing housing crises.

Learn about expanded rental assistance »

Learn about VA resources to help avoid eviction »

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

To protect Veterans and employees, VA is following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendations for homelessness services systems and providers.

More Information »

Resources for Veterans in Crisis: Suicide and Homelessness Prevention

Resources for Veterans in Crisis: Suicide and Homelessness Prevention

Preventing suicide and homelessness among Veterans are two of VA’s top priorities. Join the Facebook Live event on September 21 at 3:30 p.m. ET to hear from experts and how you can help.

Watch Live »

 

What Veterans Who Are Homeless or At Risk of Homelessness Should do for Help

Veterans who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness are strongly encouraged to contact the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans at (877) 4AID-VET (877-424-3838) for assistance. If Veterans do not have access to a phone or the internet, only then are they to visit their closest VA medical center without calling in advance. VA also urges Veterans who are not homeless or at risk of homelessness to contact their VA medical center before visiting for any reason. These steps are necessary to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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

Resources

Operation Reveille and Stand Down Events

Outreach Tools and Resources

Local Community Employment Coordinators

Community by Community

Access SQUARES

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: 1-800-273-8255 Press 1

Share

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Youtube
  • Flickr