Providing outreach to veterans about SSA benefits and assisting them with the application process can increase their incomes and housing stability.
The HUD NJ Office is ready to provide support and guidance to every municipality in New Jersey to assist in ending veterans homelessness by 2015.
We are calling on all mayors in the state to join in this effort to ensure that by the end of 2015, no veterans in New Jersey will be homeless.
Only New Jersey Mayors Steve Fulop of Jersey City and Dawn Zimmer of Hoboken have accepted the Mayors Challenge to end veterans homelessness.
The House requested an analysis of the challenges facing homeless female veterans and how the VA will provide equal treatment for female veterans.