Veteran Support

Support Services for Veteran's Families (SSVF)

RiseBoro's Community Empowerment Center prevents at-risk veterans from becoming homeless and assists homeless veteran's families to leave shelters and secure affordable housing. This program provides specialized case management for veteran's families, along with homelessness prevention and re-housing, vocational training and placement, and advocacy for VA benefits. FREE services available to qualified households include:

  • VA and NYC benefits advocacy
  • Housing placement services
  • Housing for homeless Veterans in shelter
  • Third party mediation
  • Legal services
  • Emergency rental assistance
  • Tenants' Rights Workshops
  • Community referrals for supportive services
  • Financial Literacy Courses

If you are homeless or fear you may become homeless, call one of our offices within your community. Or call our Veteran's Hotline at (718) 210-2765.

A special thanks to Help USA for their support of this program and their ongoing commitment to veterans throughout the country. 

THE EMPOWERMENT CENTER, 90 Beaver Street, Brooklyn NY, 11206
 PHONE: (718) 366-4300  FAX: (718) 366-4445

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