USEFUL INFORMATION FOR THE HOMELESS
HELP FOR HOMELESS VETERANS
All the charity’s activities revolve around helping ex-servicemen and women in crisis. Specifically, it deals with all the factors that contribute to a crisis significantly those leading to homelessness. Because homelessness is both a cause and effect VA’s activities are diverse. The end game is always to enable sustainable, independent living.
First actions might be the provision of food, new clothing and shelter; subsequent interventions might involve prolonged periods of counselling, drink/drug rehabilitation and medical treatment. Further support frequently involves education, retraining or the acquisition of a new skill. Help is given to identify employment opportunities and when they are deemed ready, individuals are helped to move into new homes – furnished and decorated by Veterans Aid.