03 Jul '14, 5pm

VA News Releases: VA releases latest nationwide data on access to Veterans health care

VA Announces $5 Million in Grants to Aid Homeless Veterans With Special Needs - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that it is making renewed funding available to 25 organizations in 11 states that provide transitional housing and supportive services to homeless Veterans with special needs. The Grant and Per Diem Program (GPD) Special Need Grants – totaling $5 million to grantees – will allow the organizations to continue providing housing and necessary services to homeless Veterans from any or all of the following groups with special needs: women, frail elderly, terminally ill, chronically mentally ill and individuals who care for minor dependents. (6/26/14)

Full article: http://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2576

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