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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Measuring the impact of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) on Veteran outcomes
Principal Investigator:

Richard E Nelson

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: February 2019 - January 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $320,122
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background Through the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program, Veterans and their families who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless can receive of financial support and other services from private non-profit organizations with the goal of stabilizing their housing. The impact on Veteran housing, healthcare cost, and health outcomes as well as Veteran satisfaction with this program is not known. Specific aims Aim 1: Describe geographic variation in the am...

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