VA Homeless Programs
Homeless Veterans Outreach Tools – Multimedia
VA COVID-19 Assistance PSA
This PSA shares how the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) can help Veterans and their family members who are experiencing challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Success Stories PSA
Success Stories: See how a call to 877-4AID-VET helped three Veterans overcome homelessness and get their lives back on track.
Homelessness among Veterans: Risk Factor Profiles and VA’s Tailored Interventions
This video explores the risk factors that increase the likelihood that a Veteran will experience homelessness and shares information about available VA homeless prevention, rapid rehousing, and wraparound supportive services to help vulnerable Veterans achieve housing stability.
Status Query and Response Exchange System (SQUARES)
SQUARES is a VA web application that provides VA employees and external homeless service organizations with reliable, detailed information about Veteran eligibility.
Federal Eviction Moratorium: Resources for Veterans Experiencing Housing Instability
Eviction, homeless, and foreclosure prevention resources.
Enhanced Use Lease Video
How one VA program is transforming unused spaces into housing for homeless Veterans.
Maine Veteran Success Story
Thanks to VA, community partners and the timely advice of a friend, Bill is no longer homeless.
Learn how Legal Professionals can make a difference by asking homeless individuals if they served in the military.
Learn how First Responders can make a difference by asking homeless individuals if they served in the military.
Learn how Medical Professionals can make a difference by asking homeless individuals if they served in the military.
Tribal HUD-VASH provides housing and supportive services for Native American Veterans who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Thomas Cousar’s 30-year Journey
Learn about Thomas Cousar’s 30-year battle with unemployment and homelessness and how he sought help from VA to begin his life anew.
No Wrong Door
VA’s “no wrong door” approach means any door a Veteran comes to at VA leads to personnel and programs to offer the Veteran assistance.
How to Help Homeless Veterans
Learn how you can help Veterans who are at-risk or experiencing homelessness in your community.
ChooseVA – Homeless
Learn about VA’s outreach to homeless Veterans and the programs, benefits, and services that help them access and remain in stable housing.
Make the Call
Access VA’s services for homeless and at-risk Veterans, available 24/7.
Homeless Veteran Chat
Confidential, 24/7 online support for Veterans and friends
VA Medical Center
Locate Your Local
VA Medical Center Now
Veterans who are homeless or at risk of homelessness can call or visit their local VA Medical Center (VAMC) and ask for a Homeless Coordinator. Use the VA locator tool www.va.gov/directory to find your nearest VAMC and call or visit today.