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Supportive Services for Veteran Families

SSVF (Supportive Services for Veteran Families) program assists homeless veterans, or those at risk of becoming homeless, in securing safe and stable housing.

To qualify, veterans:

  • May be single or part of a family or household
  • Must earn 50% or less of their community's median income
  • May reside in permanent housing, but be at risk of homelessness
  • May be homeless, but ready to move in to permanent housing
  • Must have a discharge status other than dishonorable

Program services include:

  • Outreach to veterans
  • Case management
  • Help applying for Veteran's Administration assistance and other benefits
  • financial assistance to secure or preserve housing
  • help connecting veterans with other community resources and services

Other veteran resources

  • AMVETS: 701-451-4642
  • Community Action-Supportive Services for Veteran Families: 701-839-7221
  • Disabled American Veterans: 701-451-4636
  • Helpline-First Link:2-1-1
  • HUD-VASH: 701-306-0564
  • Job Service ND-Veterans Employment Team: 701-857-7523
  • Minot Armed Forces Reserve Center: 701-420-5848
  • Minot Vet Center: 701-852-0177
  • Veteran's Crisis Line/National Suicide Prevention
  • Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
  • North Dakota VA: 701-451-4644
  • Ward County Social Services: 701-852-3552
  • VA Clinic: 701-727-9800

For more information on Veteran Services contact Max at 701-839-7221 or


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