Supportive Services for Veteran Families
Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) strives to improve the housing stability of Veteran Families. Veteran Housing Resource Specialists work with Veterans and their families who are homeless or who are at-risk of becoming homeless throughout a 23 county region (Alpena, Alcona, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Lake, Leelanau, Manistee, Mason, Missaukee, Montmorency, Oceana, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon, Wexford).
SSVF Housing Resource Specialists are able to provide outreach and case management services, and can assist participants in obtaining VA benefits and other public benefits, which may include:
- Rental Assistance
- Utility Payment Assistance
- Moving Costs
- Purchase of Emergency Supplies
- Transportation Assistance
- Child Care Assistance
A Veteran or a member of a family in which the head of household, or the spouse of the head of household, is a Veteran.
A Veteran is a person who has served in the military and was discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable.