Tallahassee Veterans Village

Tallahassee Grant & Per Diem Program (GPD)

Tallahassee Veterans Village

1280 Kissimmee Street

Tallahassee, FL  32310

Program Contact

Shawn Noles Operations Team Leader – North / Director of Veteran Services SNoles@voa-fla.org (850) 575-3140 Office Hours: 9 AM to 5 PM

Program Overview

The Tallahassee GPD program provides transitional housing and supportive services to homeless Veterans to stabilize and prepare them for a life of independence. Rent is based on income. Veterans are able to stay in the program for up to two years. Volunteers of America of Florida is a 501c3 nonprofit with results-driven programming which is measured through outcomes. This program continuously has 100% of its participants involved in meaningful activity and volunteer activity, which is a measured Outcome.

Qualifications for this Program

  • Must be a Veteran with General, Other, or Honorable Discharge
  • Must have had one day of active duty
  • Accepts male and female individuals
  • Must be homeless or in danger of becoming homeless

 

Requirements to Stay in the Program

  • Follow program rules and guidelines (please call for details)
  • If applicable, pay program fee monthly.

 

Year Established

2009

Services Provided

  • Single Unit dwellings with roommate
  • Case management
  • Training, Education, and Employment
  • Basic utilities paid
  • Outside agencies available for rental assistance
  • Elevators available
  • Laundry appliances onsite
  • Computer lab
  • Bible study
  • Substance recovery counseling
  • Mental health counseling
  • Community garden
  • Physical health activities

 

Funding Partners

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)

Tallahassee

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