They’re quaint, but they offer shelter, safety, and security.
“The VCP mentoring program, ‘Battle Buddies’ is designed as similarly a “Big Brother/Sister” type of program for veterans. It links a veteran who wishes to give back with a veteran who needs social support as they transition into housing. For younger veterans, the focus of the mentor program will be on making a successful transition from the military to civilian life.”
via Fox 4 KC
The program seeks to help the vets through every stage of their life.
“Going from extreme isolation to extreme socialization can be very overwhelming and cause unwanted outcomes,” the VCP website wrote about homeless veterans transitioning into support programs. “We believe that handing the veteran the keys to their own home and letting them socialize at their own pace is key to a successful outcome.”
via Alabama Today
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