Danbury Housing Partnership Chairman Mark J. Nolan represented Danbury at the National Forum on Ending Veterans Homelessness hosted by the US Department of Veterans Affairs and the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness in Washington, D.C. Chairman Nolan is shown here with HUD Secretary Shaun Donavan and VA Secretary Eric Shineski:
HUD Secretary Donovan and VA Secretary Shineski participating in Forum presentation:
The forum involved more than 400 participants from across the country focusing on ending Veterans homelessness by strengthening preventative measures and collaboration among government and private sector organizations. Participants worked on planning how to increase access to affordable housing, expand economic security, improve healthcare and reform the nation's system for dealing with homelessness.
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