2022 PIT Count Shows Largest Drop in veteran homelessness in 5 years

2022-11-03T19:31:00+00:00

2022 PIT Count Shows Largest Drop in veteran homelessness in 5 years Nov. 2. 2022 Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) announced preliminary results for veterans of the 2022 Point-in-Time Count (PIT). Results of the report showed an 11% decrease in veteran homelessness since 2020. (The 2022 PIT Count is the first full PIT Count since 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic began. In 2021, many communities did not conduct unsheltered counts in order to stop/slow the spread of COVID-19, resulting in an incomplete [...]

2022 PIT Count Shows Largest Drop in veteran homelessness in 5 years2022-11-03T19:31:00+00:00

Development Associate

2022-08-18T21:07:47+00:00

Position: Development Associate NCHV is seeking a Development Associate. This hard working, energetic individual will be an active member of the NCHV team, focused in on strategically strengthening financial support to advance the organization and our network’s goals and objectives. This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer. The Development Associate will be responsible for the following essential activities: Create and implement a targeted fundraising strategy and development calendar in collaboration with CEO; Manage and audit data within the Donor Perfect database to track all donations, in-kind, and contract revenue; and keep donor email listserv up to date; Database notes [...]

Development Associate2022-08-18T21:07:47+00:00

NCHV Partners with Image Comics

2022-07-15T20:17:06+00:00

Gary Frank and writer Geoff Johns (the bestselling team behind Geiger, Superman: Secret Origin, Batman: Earth One, Doomsday Clock, and more) – are hard at work on their next event-limited series for Mad Ghost Comics and Image Comics – Junkyard Joe. Proceeds Will Go to National Coalition for Homeless Veterans and Veterans Aid In Memory of Johns and Frank’s Grandparents Who Served in WWII. Bestselling Geiger creative team Geoff Johns, Gary Frank, and Brad Anderson reteam for an all-new series in the upcoming Junkyard Joe, telling the story of a mysterious robot soldier and the cartoonist [...]

NCHV Partners with Image Comics2022-07-15T20:17:06+00:00

PAID survey opportunity for veterans who are, or have recently experienced homelessness

2021-07-07T17:37:58+00:00

PAID survey opportunity for veterans who are, or have recently experienced homelessness. The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) is conducting a series of focus groups to discuss the Grant and Per Diem (GPD) program with both participants, and those who were offered, but declined this intervention. With more conversation surrounding GPD participation, the opportunities and challenges, barriers to utilization, and ongoing program modernization, it is critical to understand the perspectives of veterans with lived expertise in housing instability. Round 2 of our focus groups will be conducted throughout July, and we plan to include veterans in all regions of the country, [...]

PAID survey opportunity for veterans who are, or have recently experienced homelessness2021-07-07T17:37:58+00:00

Submit Your Nominations Today!

2021-05-16T02:16:47+00:00

Each year, NCHV honors the commitment and service of a few of the many deserving organizations and individuals helping homeless veterans across the nation. We are now accepting nominations for the following awards: Outstanding Member - to an NCHV member organization whose programs, partnerships, and people combine to create extraordinary results. Partnership Award - to an organization or individual whose work building effective partnerships exemplifies creativity and collaboration. Public Policy Award - to an elected official whose record shows strong commitment and action in measures to help homeless veterans. Unsung Hero Award - to an individual whose efforts go above [...]

Submit Your Nominations Today!2021-05-16T02:16:47+00:00

Resource: Veteran Rapid Retraining Program

2021-05-16T02:17:59+00:00

The Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program (VRRAP) offers education and training for high-demand jobs to Veterans who are unemployed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. VRRAP covers education and training programs approved under the GI Bill and Veteran Employment Through Technology Education Courses (VET TEC) that lead to high-demand jobs. These include associate degrees, non-college degrees, and certificate programs. The Department of Labor determines what’s considered a high-demand job for VRRAP. Click here to learn more about this program

Resource: Veteran Rapid Retraining Program2021-05-16T02:17:59+00:00

Resource: Affordable Housing Finance Guide

2021-05-16T02:14:34+00:00

Affordable housing availability is a crucial part of the solution for veteran homelessness. Most of the funding for affordable housing development comes from federal resources. While there is funding available specifically for veterans exiting homelessness and veterans housing, most of the sources available serve the general population. However, there are ways to target more of the resources available towards housing that veterans in your community need. Read our Affordable Housing Guide that aims to help help developers, existing housing providers, and veteran serving agencies access more resources to support the construction and operation of housing for veterans in a variety [...]

Resource: Affordable Housing Finance Guide2021-05-16T02:14:34+00:00

Paid Survey Opportunity for Veterans

2021-05-16T02:12:44+00:00

The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans (NCHV) is conducting a series of focus groups to discuss the Grant and Per Diem (GPD) program with both participants, and those who were offered, but declined this intervention. With more conversation surrounding GPD participation, the opportunities and challenges, barriers to utilization, and ongoing program modernization, it is critical to understand the perspectives of veterans with lived expertise in housing instability. Our focus groups will be conducted throughout May and early June, and we plan to include veterans in all regions of the country, including U.S. territories. We are hoping to create an environment [...]

Paid Survey Opportunity for Veterans2021-05-16T02:12:44+00:00

Register for NCHV 2020

2020-03-18T18:08:27+00:00

Registration is open for the 2020 NCHV Annual Conference, Honoring the Past, Building the Future! We anticipate high demand as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary. Reserve your spot before we sell out by registering here. We have reserved a block of rooms at the Grand Hyatt for conference attendees at a discounted rate. This block is also expected to sell out. Click here to reserve your discounted room. NCHV Organizational members receive a discount on conference registration. Click here to become an NCHV Member, or to renew your membership. This year we will be hosting a special event on Thursday, May 28 [...]

Register for NCHV 20202020-03-18T18:08:27+00:00

NCHV CEO speaks at Veterans’ Affairs Committee HUD-VASH hearing

2020-03-18T18:08:27+00:00

On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, the Committee on Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity met to conduct a hearing entitled "Making HUD-VASH Work for all Veteran Communities." The hearing continued the work the Committee focused on during field hearings held in Oceanside, CA and New Port Richey, FL during the summer of 2019. NCHV CEO, Kathryn Monet was on the panel that included, Mr. Keith Harris, National Director of Clinical Operations VA Homeless Program Office U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs;  Mr. Hunter Kurtz, Assistant Secretary of Public and Indian Housing U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Mr. Steve Berg, Vice President for Programs and Policy, National [...]

NCHV CEO speaks at Veterans’ Affairs Committee HUD-VASH hearing2020-03-18T18:08:27+00:00
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