To help returning veterans, USC center shares its research with national leaders
by Claudia Bustamante
Every year, 250,000 veterans are transitioning from military to civilian life.
Though there is wide community support for them, a system of more than 40,000 nonprofit organizations, along with federal and state agencies, can be difficult for veterans to navigate for services.
During a Washington, D.C., meeting last week with more than 100 top leaders from government, military, business, philanthropy and social sectors, the Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families at the USC School of Social Work shared an innovative, data-driven approach that has proved successful in harnessing the goodwill of local agencies.
“Los Angeles needed a […]