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Veterans should not be living in cars; help support Edmonds group | Letter

 

December 28, 2016



We at Operation Military Family Cares strongly advocate the value our military and veteran families bring to the marketplace and our communities. However, we cannot ignore the effects of war and the physical and psychological hardships that many cannot overcome.

Our veterans suffer from higher rates of unemployment, divorce, addictions, and incarcerations. Homelessness continues to inflict our veterans. Currently, there are nearly 50,000 homeless veterans. But, astoundingly, nearly 1.4 million are at risk for homelessness.

Some of these who are at-risk are those who are attending college....



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