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Guidance for Counting Veterans During the 2011 PIT Counts of Homeless People

Date Published: December 2010

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This guidance document is meant to assist communities in planning for the upcoming point-in time (PIT) count. It first reviews why PIT counts are important and highlights changes to collecting veteran data in 2011. It also offers specific approaches and strategies for fostering collaborations between CoC and local Veterans Affairs (VA) resources to ensure every homeless veteran is counted. Lastly, the guidance outlines recommended questions for determining if someone is a veteran and provides links to additional resources

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