Congressional hearing to reduce veteran homelessness held in Oceanside
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – California has the most homeless veterans in the nation. Today, a hearing was organized by Congressman Mike Levin to address the growing problem.
The panel, which included two San Diego area congress members, heard from federal agencies as well as local non-profits who are working toward reducing homelessness. All of them with the goal of asking policy makers and service providers about ways to reduce the number of veterans who are struggling with homelessness.
The panel also discussed a specific group of veterans who need more support: women.