Grant and Per Diem Programs
VAF receives funding to operate transitional housing programs through a grant from the US Department of Veterans Affairs Grant and Per Diem Program.
"The purpose of this grant is to promote the development and provisions of supportive housing and/or supportive services with the goal of helping homeless veterans achieve residential stability, increase their skill levels and back: or income, and obtain greater self-determination.We Are Veterans Helping Veterans - Retired Vet"
Only programs for supportive housing( up to 24 months) or service centers (offering service such as case management, education, crisis intervention, counseling, services targeted towards specialized populations including homeless women veterans etc.) are eligible for these funds.
The Grant and Per Diem programs VAF operates are:
Grant and Per Diem: Provides day services for veterans needing supportive services and housing placement, 60-Beds Tomah.
Step Up: 12- Bed program in Tomah WI.
Step Up: 5- Bed program in Madison WI.
Contact Program Director Faye Rainey at 608-372-7787 for more details on the Grant and Per Diem Programs.
Contact Step-Up Program Director Dawn Ollendick at 608-372-1282 for more details on the Step-Up Program.