Tag Archives: Eric K. Shinseki

VHA Begins Mental Health Staff Rural Recruitment Program

The Veterans Health Administration has launched a national recruitment program for mental health professionals, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki announced Monday. An estimated 1,600 mental health clinicians and 300 support staffers will join the VA’s workforce to combat the rising need for Veteran mental health care. Currently, the VA’s mental health …

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Homeless Veterans Get Help from HUD’s New Housing Program

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced the launch of a new program that will provide $58.6 million to get homeless veterans off the streets this year. Vouchers will be provided to some 8,000 displaced veterans and their families across the country through the department’s Veterans Affairs …

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