Veteran Services - United Way of Central Alabama

Veteran Services

Helping Veterans Thrive

Priority Veteran has helped more than 3,500 Alabama veterans who are struggling with re-integration and homelessness.

Through Priority Veteran veterans receive intensive one-on-one assistance to locate stable permanent housing and connections to resources to gain the skills and knowledge so they can remain financially stable. Priority Veteran is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities for its Rapid Rehousing and Homelessness Prevention Program.

Call Toll Free 866.460.3827 or visit www.priorityveteran.org.

Case Managers help veterans with needs such as:

  • Creating a Housing Stability Plan
  • Accessing medical or mental health services
  • Enrolling for veteran’s benefits
  • Job search assistance
  • Financial coaching
  • and more

In partnership with United Way of Central Alabama, Priority Veteran provides veterans across Alabama with federal, state and local resources; linking veterans to hope. Priority Veteran began offering services to veterans in October 2013 with a $2 million Supportive Services for Veteran Families grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

3,500+

Alabama veterans served

350,000

veterans in Alabama

81%

veterans exited the program with permanent housing

UWCA Spotlight

Helping Homeless Veterans

Serving in the military, members may go from barracks to barracks until the end of their service. But what happens next? Veterans often leave their service with zero rental histories, credit, or money for a security deposit on a new home.

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