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Ending Veteran Homelessness

On one night during the last week of January 2018, there were 801 veterans experiencing homelessness in North Carolina. This is a 14% decrease in one year and a 31% decrease since 2011. Communities are creating crisis response systems that meet address the immediate need through shelter and work quickly move people make into permanent housing. 


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Communities across North Carolina are working toward the federal goal of ending homelessness among veterans. Two communities, Fayetteville/Cumberland County and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County, have both already met the benchmarks for ending Veteran homelessness established by the US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH). Durham City & County met the benchmarks for ending Veteran chronic homelessness. 

Across all of these efforts, important lessons have emerged for communities working to end veteran homelessness. 

A Preliminary Report: Status of Veteran Homelessness in North Carolina was released on June 24, 2016. 

For more information, contact Terry Allebaugh, at 919-755-4393 or via email