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New Menlo Park housing for homeless veterans

Original post made on Feb 10, 2015

More than 100 people gathered at the Menlo Park campus of the Department of Veterans Affairs on a damp Monday afternoon to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new apartment complex aimed at providing affordable housing for veterans.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 11:21 AM

Comments (6)

Posted by pearl
a resident of another community
on Feb 10, 2015 at 12:50 pm

pearl is a registered user.

Great news! Good to see this kind of support for our Veterans.


Posted by Mike Keenly
a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on Feb 10, 2015 at 1:09 pm

I've liked the recent improvements to the Menlo Park VA facility. This is a much-needed addition in support of our veterans.


Posted by MB
a resident of Menlo Park: Suburban Park/Lorelei Manor/Flood Park Triangle
on Feb 10, 2015 at 5:39 pm

I am so glad Veterans will be helped with this development. Their sacrifice is deserving of so much more.


Posted by August
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Feb 13, 2015 at 5:27 am

This new institution WILL NOT BE FOR homeless veterans; not one veteran moving into the facility will have spent the night before on the streets.

Homeless veterans WILL NOT BE ALLOWED to move into this facility! Veterans moving in will VA treatment program attendees, mandated to be active participants in the 12-Step religious AA/NA cult, who already get SSA/SSDI/SSI/VA disability income supports and have a HUD-VASH housing voucher. 99% of the homeless veterans do not have disability income or HUD-VASH vouchers and NEVER WILL HAVE THOSE!


Posted by August
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Feb 13, 2015 at 5:31 am

WOW!

$500,000 per studio apartment......and the land WAS FREE!


Posted by Nazem Elmasri
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Nov 5, 2016 at 6:47 pm

I am a veteran currently living in veteran housing at 10 Kirk Ave in East San Jose CA, I have a HUD VASH voucher and I am looking for a one bedroom apartment as close as possible to Palo Alto VA hospital since I may be getting a job over there...do you now anyone who is renting on he west side?

Thanks


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