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    Information for Specially Adapted Homes for Vets

    Web Resources for Veterans  


    Homeless Veterans Help Line 

    Call 1-877-4AID VET



    The Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) has founded a National Call Center for Homeless Veterans hotline to ensure that homeless Veterans or Veterans at-risk for homelessness have free, 24/7 access to trained counselors.

    Also on the VA's Help Line web page is their National VA Homeless Resource Guide in Word and PDF formats.

    Information on homeless programs and services available for veterans.

    Specially Adapted Homes for Disabled Veterans – Grants from the Veterans Administration

    Severely disabled veterans or service members may be entitled to a home especially adapted to their needs. Grants are available from the Veterans Administration to assist in either building a new specially adapted home or in purchasing an existing home to modify and remodel to meet their disability-related requirements.

    Contact the St. Petersburg Regional Benefit Office for the Specially Adapted Housing program. Phone 888-611-5916.

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    Web Resources for Veterans


    Florida Dept. of Veterans Affairs

    The Florida Department of Veterans Affairs is a resource center for services and information on issues concerning Florida veterans.


    The U.S. Department of Veterans  

    The U.S. Dept. of Veterans offers programs to help veterans get the services they have earned.


    Veterans Employment Information

    The fedshirevets.gov website contains information for job-seeking veterans, veterans currently employed by the Federal Government, and Federal human resources specialists. This site will assist individuals when determining a veteran's special rights and privileges for Federal civil service employment. The link above contains the most recent information and developments regarding Veterans employment. 


    HUD Veteran Resource Center - (HUDVET) - CPD - HUD

    HUD's Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD), in consultation with national veteran service organizations, has established a Veteran Resource Center (HUDVET). The goal is to provide veterans and their family members with information on HUD's community-based programs and services. Veterans can find a range of resources on this site, including: 

    §  Vet Preference Policy

    §  Information on the Service Members Civil Relief Act

    §  Social Security Administration benefits

    HudVet is also a source of information on HUD programs to combat homelessness, domestic violence, community and economic development, and affordable housing.

    National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

    The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) is a nonprofit organization that serves as the resource and technical assistance center for a national network of community-based service providers and local, state and federal agencies that provide emergency and supportive housing, food, health services, job training and placement assistance, legal aid and case management support for hundreds of thousands of homeless veterans each year.

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