VA planning and cooperative initiative in collaboration with local communities. Works to identify and meet the needs of homeless veterans.
Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Government
Acronym or short name: CHALENG
Tags: Housing: Homelessness, Veterans
Since 1993, VA has collaborated with local communities across the United States on Project CHALENG (Community Homelessness Assessment, Local Education and Networking Groups) for Veterans. The vision of CHALENG is to bring together homeless and formerly homeless Veterans, providers, advocates, local officials, and other concerned citizens to identify the needs of homeless Veterans and then work to meet those needs through planning and cooperative action.
PARENT OR CHILD INSTITUTIONSDepartment of Veterans Affairs (VA)
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