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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Enhancing Community Integration for Homeless Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Michael F. Green

Location: West Los Angeles, CA
Congressional District Code: 33
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2020 - September 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $1,258,900
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Homelessness in Veterans is a widespread problem, and a priority at the national level. Despite substantial progress in providing housing for Veterans, a fundamental problem remains: Permanent housing is a necessary, but not sufficient, condition for successful community integration. Community integration (e.g., social integration with friends and family; capacity for work and productive activities) is essential for long-term mental and physical outcomes. Providing housing is only the first step...

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