Supportive Services for Veterans and Families Program - Kentucky

Supportive Services for Veterans and Families Program - Kentucky

The Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program (SSVF) promotes housing stability among very low-income veteran families who reside in or are transitioning to permanent housing.

Through the SSVF program, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs aims to improve the housing stability of very low-income veteran families by providing intensive case management and assisting participants to obtain VA benefits and other public benefits including:

  • Vocational and rehabilitation counseling
  • Employment and training services
  • Educational assistance
  • Health care services
  • Daily living services
  • Personal financial planning service
  • Transportation services
  • Income support services
  • Fiduciary and representative payee services
  • Legal services
  • Child care services
  • Housing counseling services
  • Other supportive services, including third party payments to landlords, utility companies, moving companies, and eligible child care providers

To become an SSVF participant the following conditions must be met:

  • A member of a veteran family: either a veteran, a member of a family in which the head of household is a veteran, or the spouse of the head of household is a veteran
  • Very low-income: household income cannot exceed 50 percent of area median income
  • Occupy permanent housing in one of three categories:
  1. Is residing in permanent housing
  2. Is homeless and is scheduled to become a resident of permanent housing within 90 days
  3. Has exited permanent housing within the previous 90 days to seek alternative low-income housing

Louisville Metro
832 S. 6th Street
Louisville, KY 40203
(502) 384-0868

210 Malabu Drive, Suite 220
Lexington KY 40502
(859) 254-3469 ext. 234

Eastern Kentucky/Western West Virginia

500N Carol Malone Blvd
Grayson, KY 41143
(606) 474-0200

Lincoln Trail / KIPDA

110 Chase Way, Suite 5
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 982-2170

1632 Cumberland Ave, Suite 7
Middlesboro, KY 40965
(606) 302-5151

Bowling Green
730 College Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
(270) 282-0595