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HUD to provide Permanent Housing to nearly 8,000 Homeless Veterans

June 03, 2010

U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan announced on June 3 that nearly 8,000 homeless veterans will get permanent housing assistance through a HUD rental assistance program that connects homeless veterans from local Veterans Affairs Medical Centers (VAMC) with rental assistance vouchers provided by local public housing agencies. HUD's Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing Program (HUD-VASH) will provide local public housing agencies with $58.6 million in funding specifically targeted to assist homeless veterans in their area.

Read more about this award on HUD's website.