18th Annual Homeless Veterans Stand Down Underway in ComptonThe annual event provides the community some much needed amenities like free showers, new clothing, haircuts, food and this year, COVID-19 vaccination.
'Veterans Row' Homeless Encampment Near Brentwood Cleared Out MondayA large homeless encampment, better known as “Veterans Row,” located outside the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center near Brentwood, was in the process of being cleared out Monday.
'This Is What I Was Born To Do': Local Nonprofit Aims To Eradicate Veteran HomelessnessFrom post-traumatic stress disorder and poverty to hunger and homelessness, far too many veterans are in need of help in the greater Los Angeles area — help that local nonprofit Village for Vets is hoping to provide.
Brentwood VA Campus Opens Shelter To Protect Homeless Veterans Against CoronavirusThe joint partnership with the city and county of L.A. will offer 50 beds for homeless veterans who do not show signs of COVID-19.
LA Land To Be Used For Veterans, Not BusinessesThe federal government on Thursday released a plan to build nearly 2,000 apartments to house chronically homeless veterans in West Los Angeles to settle a lawsuit that alleged it had ignored their plight.
13-Year Army Veteran Gets New Start After Living Homeless For YearsA local veteran who spent 13 years in the U.S. Army is getting a new start after she spent years on the street upon leaving the service.
Housing Offers Struggling Veterans New StartsA special housing complex is giving dozens of down-and-out Los Angeles veterans a home just in time for Veterans Day.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
ACLU Criticizes VA Plan For Homeless Veterans In LACivil rights lawyers are criticizing a plan adopted by the Department of Veterans Affairs after a lawsuit claimed the VA was failing to house homeless vets at a sprawling Los Angeles campus intended for that purpose.
Lawsuit Claims VA Misusing LA Land Meant For Homeless VeteransA lawsuit being filed on behalf of homeless veterans accuses the Department of Veterans Affairs of misusing a nearly 390-acre plot of land in Los Angeles that was donated some 130 years ago to house service members who need care after wartime experiences.