Contact Information Edit

Program Name:  Hillsborough Veterans Transitional Housing Program
Volunteers of America of Florida 1205 East 8th Avenue

Tampa, FL  33605-3503

Main Phone:  (813) 321-6948   

Main Phone:  (813) 282-1525 

Fax number:  (813) 287-8831
E-Mail address:
Internet Site:

Mailing Information Edit

Agency Name & Mailing address:  VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA OF FLORIDA
1205 EAST 8TH AVENUE TAMPA, FL   33605 3503

Program Information Edit

Eligibility requirements:  Homeless male veterans who have been diagnosed with a mental illness
Information last updated:  12/30/2008
Controlling agency  Volunteers of America of Florida
In-Home Services Provided
Self Payment
Malpractice Insurance
Sliding Fee Scale
Pro Bono Services
Payment Assistance
Hillsborough Healthcare
Accepts Medicaid
Accepts Medicare
Accepts HMO/PPO
Accepts Tricare
Accepts Mcaid/Mcare Only
Accepts Most Insurance
Minimum Sliding Fee Scale:  0
Hours of operation:  8am-5pm Monday-Friday
Fees charged:  Rent is based on income
Intake procedure:  Call for information
Area served:  Hillsborough County
Languages spoken or available:  English

Service Description Edit

Provides up to 24 months of transitional housing and support services to 12 homeless male veterans experiencing mental illness, a substance abuse disorder, or both conditions. There is a special interest in serving veterans returning from Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Veterans to be helped by this program are currently living on the street, in abandoned buildings, living in cars or other places unfit for human habitation, or in emergency shelters. The aim of this program is for the resident veterans to live independently, enjoy stable mental health and sustained recovery.Supportive Services:
The Tampa/Hillsborough Project will provide integrated supportive services to address veterans' housing, health and employment goals such as:
-Linkages to benefits and resources
-Symptom management
-Psycho social rehabilitation
-Training, education and employment services-Independent living skills training

Other Services Offered by this Program: Edit

Housing- Transitional; Veterans;

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