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The mission of California Association of Veteran Service Agencies (CAVSA) is to inform public policy and advocate at the state and local level for the mental health, housing assistance, employment, and medical needs that will lift veterans and their families out of poverty and homelessness.
By Ethan J. Evans Published: 25 June 2022 Health & Social Work, Volume 47, Issue 3, August 2022, Pages 161–164, Extract On a single night in January 2020, 37,252 veterans were experiencing homelessness in the United States—36,115 fewer veterans than in 2009, when these data were first collected (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs [VA], 2021). […]
2020 REPORT THREE YEAR REVIEW OF THE CALIFORNIA VETERAN COMMUNITY Quick Links – Executive Summary – Full Report On behalf of our Board of Directors, we are grateful for the opportunity to deliver this 2020 Californian Veteran Community Report to our statewide partners. This is our third annual report prepared through the support of the Mental Health […]
The California Association of Veteran Service Agencies (CAVSA) is pleased to share the results from our statewide survey “Veteran-serving providers Speak: Challenges, Adaptations, and Resilience During the Pandemic”. Please find the complete survey results below, as well as the companion brief that surveyed CAVSA member agencies only. We asked veteran-serving agencies across the State of […]