Jan. 9, 2014
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) released a data spotlight brief on homeless veterans in The TEDS Report on Jan. 7. The Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) is a database of substance abuse treatment admissions. The brief, which includes data on veterans utilizing community-based services and not VA services, shows that 21 percent of veterans in substance abuse treatment were homeless in 2011.
To read the full brief, click here.