Who qualifies for assistance?
Transition in Place / TIP
Transition in Place / TIP is for Veterans who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless. Transition in Place (TIP) offers short-term housing, case management and supportive services for 6-12 months, after which the Veteran may choose to assume their lease or relocate to other permanent housing. Services include Short-term housing, furniture, transit card, emergency food, case management, financial literacy/savings, life skills and advocacy.
Veteran participant eligibility
For the purpose of GPD eligibility, “Veteran” is defined as “a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service, regardless of length of service, and who was discharged or released therefrom.
In partnership with the Alexandria, La. VA medical Center, VA Case Management provides services to improve the retention of housing for Veterans who were previously homeless and are transitioning to permanent housing.