3.3 Question and Answer Session for SSVF Grantees


Conference Presentation | July 23, 2013

Files: Veteran Employment Programs: Getting the Job Done by ERICA TREJO (PDF | 174 KB | 8 slides) Independence from Homelessness: A Veteran's Story by Jean-Michel Giraud (PDF | 239 KB | 2 pages) SSVF at Friendship Place by Jean-Michel Giraud (PDF | 16.3 MB | 19 slides) Solving Veteran Homelessness in the U.S. by Jean-Michel Giraud (PDF | 3.37 MB 2 pages)

With a focus on rapid re-housing and prevention strategies, Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) is the newest program in the Department of Veterans Affairs’ arsenal for homeless and at-risk veterans. This workshop will provide an overview of the program and allow grantees and prospective grantees to ask questions about implementation, program design, and program rules. Department of Veterans Affairs and model program staff will be on hand to answer questions and expand the knowledge base around this grant.

  • Richard DeBlasio, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Glendale, CO
  • Jean Michel Giraud, Friendship Place, Washington, DC
  • Elisha Harig-Blaine, National League of Cities, Washington, DC (Moderator)
  • John Kuhn, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Lyons, NJ
  • Niki Paul, Project H.O.M.E., Philadelphia, PA