by Claudia Bustamante
The Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families (CIR) has received funding to launch an indepth study assessing the needs of veterans in the Bay Area, particularly the military-to-civilian transition issues facing LGBT veterans.
Thanks to support from the Wells Fargo Foundation and Deloitte LLP, the San Francisco Veterans Study will poll 1,000 veterans on such topics as transition challenges, employment, finances, housing, health and access to services.
The San Francisco study is the fourth study CIR has conducted of a large urban military population, and the third in California.
Sara Kintzle, research assistant professor overseeing the study, […]