NAEH Hosts Webinar for SSVF Applicants
On Wednesday, December 12th from 2 -3 p.m. ET, the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) hosted a webinar that explained the application process for grants under the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program. The VA recently announced the availability of up to $300 million in SSVF funds. View the SSVF Program NOFA
TAC and its partner Abt Associates provide VA-funded technical assistance for the SSVF Program which provides supportive service grants to community-based nonprofit organizations to help veterans and their families stay in their homes. To date, the program has assisted more than 28,000 veterans and their families to prevent or rapidly end homelessness. For more information on SSVF, visit the VA's SSVF Program Webpage.
The NAEH webinar discussed program design considerations, the SSVF application process, and tips for successful applications. It was targeted to organizations that are looking for a new funding source including previous HUD Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program (HPRP) grantees, as well as organizations who have applied for SSVF funding in the past. Watch the Video of the Webinar