HUD VASH Program Vouchers Available
NOTICE – The Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration has HUD VASH Program Vouchers available. Please read the entire email so you understand who to refer before sending in a referral. If you have a client who meets the criteria – please forward referrals to GLAVASHRefer@va.gov
HUD-VASH staff will inform the referring provider of the eligibility decision.
Any questions about the referral process or the status of a referral should be sent to GLAVASHRefer@va.gov
Eligibility guidelines for HUD-VASH:
- Individual must be a Veteran
- Individual must be VA health care eligible
- Individual must be homeless (or homeless before entering a transitional living program)*
- Individual must be in need of ongoing case management services
*Note: All Veterans in a VA/Nonprofit Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Transitional housing program must be referred by the VA GPD liaison. The GPD nonprofit staff knows who their assigned VA liaison is and can collaborate with you to make sure the VA GPD liaison makes a referral on behalf of the Veteran.
- Chronically homeless Veterans (those who have been homeless for a significant amount of time or have had multiple episodes of homelessness)
- Vulnerable Veterans
- Families with children under 18 years old
- Veterans with significant mental health issues
- Veterans with significant medical issues
- Elderly Veterans
Are you a homeless Veteran in need of help?
Call 1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838)
National Resource Directory is an online partnership for wounded, ill and injured service members, Veterans, their familes, and those that support them.
Veterans in Focus: Beyond VASH
Other Helpful Hotlines & Websites
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Persian Gulf War Helpline
Focus on Recovery Helpline
National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
U.S. Navy Vet Robert Malone
Veterans Affairs Healthcare Locations
- VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Full Service Hospital
11301 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Anegeles, CA 90073
VA Long Beach Healthcare System
Full Service Hospital
5901 East 7th Street
Long Beach, CA 90822
Sepulveda Outpatient Clinic and Nursing
16111 Plummer Street
North Hills, CA 91343
(818) 891-7711 or (800) 516-4567
VA Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center
351 East Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Lancaster Community Based Outpatient Clinic
547 West Lancaster Boulevard
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 729-8655 or (800) 515-0031
Pasadena Community Based Outpatient Clinic
420 West Las Tunas Drive
San gabriel, CA 91776
(213) 253-2677 ext. 14505
Gardena Community Based Outpatient Clinic
1251 Redondo Beach Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Gardena, CA 90247
East Los Angeles Community Based Outpatient
5426 E. Olympic Boulevard
City of Commerce, CA 90040
Fax: (323) 725-7577
Veterans Service Providers
Volunteers of America/Los Angeles
3600 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Fax: (213) 385-7599
733 S. Hindry Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90045
New Directions, Inc.
11303 Wilshire Boulevard, VA Bldg 116
Los Angeles, CA 90073
Fax: (310) 914-5495
SRO Housing Corporation
354 S. Spring Street, Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90013
The Salvation Army-Southern California
11301 Wilshire Boulevard ldg 207 & 212
Los Angeles, CA 90073
(310) 478-3711 Ext. 44353
Weingart Center Association
566 South San Pedro
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Fax: (213) 627-4031
Los Angeles Family Housing
7843 Lankershim Boulevard
North Hollywood, CA 91605
PATH (People Assisting the Homeless)
340 N. Madison Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
For a full listing of veteran service providers, click here .
Veterans Programs & Services
Grant and Per Diem Beds
Only programs with supportive housing (up to 24 months) or service centers (offering services such as case management, education, crisis intervention, counseling, services targeted towards specialized populations including homeless women Veterans, etc.)..
Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program
Supportive Services for Veteran Families assists homeless and at-risk Veteran families’ housing stability...
For a list of service providers,click here .
For further information please email SSVF@va.gov or call (toll-free) at 1-877-737–0111.
HUD-VA Supportive Housing (VASH) Program
The Department of Housing and Urban Development – VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program is a joint effort between
HUD and VA to move Veterans and their families out of homelessness and into permanent housing. HUD provides housing assistance through its
Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) that allows homeless Veterans to rent privately owned housing..
For more information, please call 310-654-7981.
Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Projects (HVRP)
Veterans with job search preparation, vocational counseling,
occupational skills training, on-the-job training, trade skills
certification and licensing, and job placement assistance.
Department of Labor: Employment Development Department
Veterans receive priority in job and training referrals and other
employment related services. All Job Services Offices have specially
trained staff to ensure Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces receive
maximum employment and training opportunities. Services can include
counseling, labor market information, job referrals, job search
workshops, and job development with potential employers.
Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialists (DVOPs) & Local Veterans Employment Representatives (LVERs)
This is a job and training program, with emphasis on Veterans with service-connected disabilities.
DVOP specialists provide outreach and offer assistance by promoting community and employer support,
including apprenticeship and on-the-job training. LVERs’ primary duties are conducting outreach to
employers, facilitating job search workshops, and providing employment and training services to Veterans.
Department of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Every county in California has a DORS program that helps people with
disabilities find and keep jobs.
Apply for these services immediately after your release.
Look in the phone book blue pages under "Department of Vocational Rehabilitation,”
or search the Internet for "Vocational Rehabilitation" and referral to supportive services.
Below is a list of these services by location.
|City of Sunnyvale||Sunnyvale||408-730-7481|
|Mental Health Systems||San Diego||858-565-2510|
|New Directions, Inc.||Los Angeles||310-914-4045|
|North County Interfaith Council||Escondido||760-489-6380|
|The Salvation Army - Los Angeles||Los Angeles||213-626-4786|
|Swords to Plowshares||San Francisco||415-252-4788|
|The Salvation Army - Los Angeles||Los Angeles||213-553-3253|
|U.S. Vets Initiative – Long Beach||Long Beach||562-388-8000|
|U.S. Vets Initiative – Loma Linda||March AFB||951-656-6894|
|U.S. Vets Initiative - Inglewood||Inglewood||310-348-7600|
|Vietnam Veterans of California||Sacramento||707-578-2785|
|Vietnam Veterans of California, Inc.||Eureka||707-578-2785|
|Vietnam Veterans of San Diego, Inc.||San Diego||619-393-2026|
|Vietnam Vets of North San Diego||San Diego||619-497-0142|
|Volunteers of America - Los Angeles||Los Angeles||213-622-3540|
|Joint Efforts, Inc.||San Pedro||310-831-2358|