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4 FACTS ABOUT VETERAN HOMELESSNESS

    1. L.A. is home to roughly 20% of all homeless Veterans nationally, with 4, 362 homeless Veterans on any given night.
  1. Many Veterans experiencing homelessness may end up living on the streets 8 to 9 times the length of their deployments.
  2. Since 2011, LA has had a 38% DECREASE in Veteran homelessness.
  3. In L.A. County, over 500 Veterans are actively searching for housing & the only thing missing is a landlord to welcome them home.

Download our fact sheet for more information on Veteran homelessness in Los Angeles.

4 WAYS TO BE PART OF THE SOLUTION

  1. Connect-A-Vet to housing services and support by printing out an outreach card to carry with you with instructions on what to do if you meet a homeless veteran in need of help!
  2. Share our Homes For Heroes flier and webpage with landlords and property owners you know to help us identify 1,000 landlords willing to rent to Veterans with housing vouchers.
  3. Dedicate units you own or manage to Veterans searching for housing through Homes For Heroes at www.unitedwayla.org/homes-for-heroes.
  4. Donate to fund move-in costs for Veterans coming home for good at