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2732 South 5th Street

Louisville KY 40208

1811 Standard Ave.

Louisville KY 40210

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FACT:

11%

of the homeless population are veterans

 

About Homeless Veterans

Who is a veteran?

In general, most organizations use U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) eligibility criteria to determine which veterans can access services. Eligibility for VA benefits is based upon discharge from active military service under other than dishonorable conditions.

predominantly male

homeless

veterans

are  

1.4 million

are considered

at risk

Due to poverty, lack of support networks, and dismal living conditions in overcrowded or substandard housing.

The majority are single; live in urban areas; and suffer from mental illness, alcohol and/or substance abuse, or co-occurring disorders.
America’s homeless veterans have served in World War II, the Korean War, Cold War, Vietnam War, Grenada, Panama, Lebanon, Persian Gulf War, Afghanistan and Iraq