Veterans

VA home loan guaranties and community land trusts are perfect partners—but not everyone knows that yet.
Mar 27, 2015   Shelterforce
Federal funding to end veteran homelessness has had a real impact, but a nationwide shortage of affordable housing could make its success temporary.
Mar 24, 2015   Shelterforce
A look at what HUD-VASH supportive housing vouchers can do, from the perspective of one of the agencies administering them.
Mar 14, 2015   Shelterforce
Surprising insights on messaging from the front lines of NIMBY.
Feb 27, 2015   Shelterforce
We are so close to this goal. We should not change our focus before we meet it.
Feb 18, 2015   Shelterforce
New Orleans declares that it is the first U.S. city to virtually end veteran homelessness.
Jan 21, 2015   Gambit
As noted by the Department of Veteran Affairs, even one veteran without safe and stable housing is too many. Ron Littlefield calls for cities to move beyond studies and seek ways to aid returned veterans.
Oct 5, 2014   Governing - City Accelerator
Broadening a system first tested in Los Angeles in 2013, a coalition of local and national government agencies and philanthropic organizations has provided $213 million for the Home for Good program—described as "match.com for homeless people."
Sep 9, 2014   Los Angeles Times
On Veterans Day, Kaid Benfield reports on efforts underway to house and serve America's veterans sustainably.
Nov 12, 2012   Switchboard
The results are in keeping with a federal goal to eliminate veteran homelessness by 2015 through grants and other measures to ensure permanent housing. Steve Vogel reports.
Jan 7, 2012   The Washington Post