If you’re a veteran, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and HUD want to ensure you have access to affordable housing. These two agencies have teamed up to create the Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program.
Currently, over 90,000 veterans benefit from the HUD-VASH voucher program. The program helps both single veterans and veterans with families to afford housing.
The HUD-VASH program works pretty much like Section 8. You’ll receive a veterans housing voucher that you can use to cover part of the rent payment for a privately owned housing unit of your choice.
To qualify, you must be:
If you participate in HUD-VASH, you’ll also have access to support services like health care, mental health treatment and more!