Supportive Services for Veteran Families
We are here to help homeless veterans and veterans at risk of homelessness obtain stable housing.
To be eligible you must be:
A Veteran or member of a Veteran Family. A Veteran served and was released under conditions OTHER than dishonorable. A Veteran Family is defined as a single person or a family in which the head of household or their spouse is a veteran by the above definition.
- Very low-income – Your household income does not exceed 50% of area mean income
- Temporary financial assistance through work with case manager; assistance with rental arrearages, utilities, moving expenses, security and utility deposits, as well as transportation. (Based on eligibility and available funding)
- Supportive Services through the SSVF program, VA aims to improve very low-income Veteran families housing stability. SSVF will provide outreach and case management services and will assist participants to obtain VA benefits, other public benefits as well as other CAT administered services.
- Referrals for health care, daily living needs, personal financial planning services, payee services, legal services, housing counseling services, employment and training, education, child care referrals, drug and alcohol counseling referrals and vocational rehabilitation.
503-397-3511, email for more information
Supportive Services for Veterans Families is a program funded by the Department of Veteran’s Affairs that aims to improve low-income housing stability. The Program is delivered in Columbia, Clatsop, Tillamook and Washington Counties by Community Action Team.