SSVF (Supportive Services for Veterans and Families)

The goal of the SSVF program is to provide services and case management to focus on obtaining stable and permanent housing solutions. The SSVF program works to help homeless or near homeless Veterans, both individuals and families get access to housing and services. Together the Veteran and the case manager will develop a housing stability plan.

 

SSVF can also be utilized for:

  • Security Deposits
  • Rental Assistance
  • Utility payments
  • Budgeting
  • Supportive financial services


 

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Be a Veteran or member of a family in which the head of household or spouse is a Veteran
  • Meet SSVF income guidelines
  • Be in a literally homeless situation (living in shelter or place not meant for human habitation) or in imminent risk of becoming homeless


 

 

Required Documentation:

  • A photo ID
  • DD-214 or verification of Veteran status
  • Have a discharge of anything other than dishonorable
  • Proof of residency (letter from shelter or other documentation of homelessness, eviction notice or letter asking to leave, ect)

 

Located in all 21 CNCAP counties all of Western Nebraska, and Lincoln and Saunders counties; contact your local office to apply or the SSVF Coordinator at 308-385-5500

**Not sure you qualify; call anyway-Family Outreach is here to help**