Phoenix housing development

Phoenix City Council allocates $10.5 million from CARES Act to help homeless veterans

“It’s an amazing opportunity for U.S. Vets, but more importantly, for the U.S. Veterans that we serve,” said Michelle Jameson, the executive director of U.S. Vets of Phoenix.   U.S. Vets is a nonprofit that helps veterans overcome any obstacles they may be facing, such as physical health, mental health, or substance abuse. They provide…

Meet A Veteran: Audra Isbell

At U.S.VETS, our veterans and staff inspire us every day, and today we feature Audra Isbell, a U.S.VETS—Las Vegas employee, a veteran, and a Wound Warrior Project alum. Audra served as a Navy Aviator Maintenance Administrationman and her first duty was with VFA-27 squadron and she helped make sure F/A-18E Super Hornets were mission ready…

Wounded Warrior Project Partners with U.S.VETS to expand services for women veterans

The goal of U.S.VETS’ partnership with Wounded Warrior Project is to help enhance and evolve our therapeutic communities in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, and expand services for women veterans.    Today we feature video of WWP’s Chief Program Officer Jennifer Silva as she testified before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Health,…

West LA VA Campus housing development

Feinstein, Lieu Introduce Bill to House More Homeless Vets at West LA VA Campus

  Washington—Senator Dianne Feinstein and Representative Ted Lieu (both D-Calif.) today introduced the West Los Angeles VA Campus Improvement Act, a bill that would allow the West Los Angeles VA Campus to use proceeds from property leasing to build additional housing for homeless veterans. Under current Department of Veterans Affairs regulations, the West LA VA…

U.S.VETS TO RECEIVE NFL-BOB WOODRUFF FOUNDATION GRANT ENSURING HELP AND SERVICES FOR AT LEAST 3,000 VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

  LOS ANGELES, CA (January 21, 2021)  U.S.VETS — the nation’s largest nonprofit provider of comprehensive services to homeless and at-risk veterans — is pleased to announce that it is among the 26 organizations selected to receive a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF).   This contribution is part of the foundation’s second wave…

Wounded Warrior Project® Partners with U.S.VETS and Expands Support for Wounded Veterans

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) expanded partnerships to include 12 new and existing veteran and military service organizations to help meet the needs of our nation’s wounded, ill, and injured veterans and their families. WWP provided the mission delivery partners more than $2.3 million in grants to expand the impact of WWP’s existing efforts and to fill gaps in…