We are a non-profit organization dedicated to reducing our homeless Veterans population in Vermont - One Veteran At A Time.
There are an estimated 150 homeless Veterans state-wide and approximately 30 in Washington County.
The Veteran's Place is fully handicapped accessible and offers a stable living condition in addition to food, medical, legal, dental assistance as well as job seeking, substance abuse, clothing, personal hygiene, and PTSD counseling.
We have 13 single-occupancy and 5 double-occupancy rooms. TVPI is a co-ed facility.
The Veteran's Place has a fifteen passenger van for transporting residents.
VISION: To help Homeless Veterans in Vermont by providing previously unavailable resources in an all-in-one locale so they may regain their PRIDE and reach their full potential. Then replicate The Veterans' Place around Vermont to eliminate Veterans homelessness.
MISSION: To provide Homeless Veterans of the armed service and others - charitable housing, services, support and safety by giving them a hand-up and a chance out of homelessness.
ALL MUST BE SUBSTANCE FREE
GOALS: To create the Veterans' Place transitional housing facility combined with assistive services for Homeless Veterans within Central Vermont. To remove at least 20 homeless Veterans from the homeless population by 2010.
RULES & RESPONSIBILITIES: All participants are expected to be substance free; adhere to written regulations, and voluntarily share house related duties. Participants will be charged nominal rent; 25% returned upon successful completion