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Featured Veteran Success Story

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Mr. Louis Blasé, a 60 year old Vietnam Veteran, was referred by the Veteran Resource Center to Urban League of Greater Dallas’ Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF). This honorably discharged veteran was living in the woods behind his daughter’s home because his daughter was no longer a resource or support due to his drug and alcohol relapse after many years of sobriety. He says barely survived with only a sleeping bag, his drinking canteen, mess kits survivor knife, and visits to the local food banks. 

Urban League Case Manager, Shirley Hall, determined he was eligible for basic services including housing and money management. They developed a plan together that would help him achieve his goals and objectives.  Read More…