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The goal of the SSVF Program is to promote housing stability among very low-income Veteran Families who reside in or are transitioning to permanent housing.

To become a participant under the SSVF Program, the following conditions must be met:

  1. A member of a “Veteran family” in which the head of the household, or the spouse of the head of household, is a Veteran
  2. Very low-income: Household income does not exceed 50% of area median income.
  3. Must be VA eligible.

Services Provided:

  • Outreach Services
  • Case Management Services
  • Assistance in Obtaining VA Benefits
  • Assistance in Obtaining and Coordinating Other Public Benefits Available in the Grantee’s Area or Community
  • Housing and Financial Stability Plans
  • Assistance with Housing Search
  • Temporary Financial Assistance (Time-limited payment for rent, security deposits, and transportation)

We serve the Greater Boston area including Suffolk, Norfolk, Middlesex, Essex, and Bristol Counties.

For more information call Marta Budu-Arthur at 617-371-1706 or marta.buduarthur@nechv.org.

Fact Sheet Supportive Services for Veteran Families PDF