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Executive Office of the President

Homeless Empowerment Centers

With the rise of unemployment and thousands of Americans living on the streets, I think the government could save costs by creating a program very similar to the CCC (Circa 1933-1944) that will use existing housing areas and create large centers whose sole purpose is to give homeless Americans of all ages a place to sleep, eat, learn and work. The centers will provide food, water, housing and medical care to help get... more »

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Department of Veterans Affairs

homeless veterans with suicidal thoughts

a great many veterans with housing tend to utilize the hospital system for a place to stay while waiting for permanent housing. they report suicidal thoughts as a way to gain admission. there are many who get involved with a revolving door, being admitted, discharged, readmitted, etc... the hospital stays require a lot of manpower and money. it may be more beneficial to identify these patients and set up an emergency... more »

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Department of Veterans Affairs

Travelling Labs for Rural, Remote and Homeless Veterans

To reduce beneficial travel and burden on our Veterans, as well as increase the number of Veterans getting needed labs that are currently unable to develop a small fleet of equipped RV's staffed by Provider, Nurse, and Clerk/Driver to visit rural areas, KOA campgrounds, homeless shelters on a scheduled basis. Much like the idea of the bookmobile. These RV would be linked to the patients record systems and the veterans... more »

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