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Vets Views: Homeless vets continue to be issue for service providers

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Homelessness of veterans is a concern throughout the United States. According to the National Coalition for the Homeless:

n 23 percent of homeless population is veterans


n 33 percent of male homeless are veterans;

n 3 percent of female homeless are veterans;

n 47 percent served during Vietnam era;

n 17 percent served post-Vietnam;

n 33 percent served in a war zone;

n 5 percent reside in rural areas;

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