No Soldier Left Behind

We have come so far in the past ten years regarding homeless veterans, but we still have so so so far to go.

Facts about homeless veterans (from this year)

  • Almost 40,000 veterans are without shelter in the US on any given night.

  • The number of vets experiencing homelessness is down by over 40% since 2011.

  • The leading causes of homelessness among vets are PTSD, social isolation, unemployment, and substance abuse.

  • Veterans account for 11% of homeless adults in the US.

  • California has the highest number of vets living on the streets.

Read more about this at

https://www.usich.gov/news/usich-votes-on-federal-strategic-plan-and-veteran-homelessness-at-october-meeting

https://policyadvice.net/insurance/insights/homeless-veterans-statistics/

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