Veterans have traditionally been one of the biggest groups in society to experience homelessness. This has especially been the case for ex services personnel suffering from physical and mental disorders, such as PTSD. Once veterans are homeless it can be difficult for them to maintain a roof over their heads in the future. They represent a large proportion of the homeless population in the US.
However, there is some good news. The figures for homelessness in veterans are decreasing. This is partly due to the work of the Department of Veteran’s Affairs. They provide a considerable amount of support to veterans, including VA loans. Continue reading