Domain 6: “Homeless” Cultural Competence - VA Homeless Programs
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Domain 6: “Homeless” Cultural Competence


Domain 7: “Homeless” Professionalism/Ethical Practice

VA representation in non-VA settings and ethical practice principles working in the community and providing care for homeless Veteran populations. Representing VA in the community; Veterans and community perspective of responsibility; non-eligible Veterans; working with contractors and grantees. Four (4) competencies are included under this domain and each competency has available training.

  • Understanding of ethical considerations in prioritizing or balancing services and possible limited resources
  • Understanding of eligibility for various services and ethical considerations related to providing care
  • Awareness of ethical or boundary considerations while working with non-VA Services providers like grantees or contractors
  • Awareness of ethical considerations working in the community and with community Partners

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