As part of the Veterans Transportation and Community Living Initiative, this technical assistance team is developing a web-based guide to public engagement, building collaborative partnerships, helping facilitate on-site public engagement action planning meetings, and promoting the use of open-government tools to gain greater awareness of the needs of veterans, military families and service-members. Contact your local Easterseals for more information.
This program, funded through a grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, provides supportive services to very low income veterans and their families who currently reside in or are transitioning to permanent housing. For these individuals and/or families, Easterseals provides outreach, case management and assistance in obtainingEaster Seals Serving DC | MD | VA and other benefits such as health care and child care services. Contact your local Easterseals for more information.
The systems to assist service members and veterans with disabilities and their families during military deployments, injury or illness, medical rehabilitation and community integration are over-stressed, underfunded and face many organizational barriers. Easterseals affiliates have launched a number of different programs to help meet these needs, with a special focus on children. Contact your local Easterseals for more information.