Posted Feb. 14, 2015, 9:28 am
Attorneys for homeless veterans on Friday praised a newly released written plan by the Department of Veterans Affairs aimed at ending veteran homelessness in Los Angeles.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:02 am
The federal government has agreed to settle a lawsuit in which the ACLU accused the Department of Veterans Affairs of misusing its sprawling West Los Angeles health campus while veterans with brain injuries and mental impairment slept in the streets, it was reported today.
Posted Aug. 20, 2014, 9:05 am
The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to show their support for a federal court ruling that the Department of Veterans Affairs cannot use land deeded to it for purposes other than veterans.
Posted Nov. 10, 2013, 9:44 am
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by Santa Monica College and funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has launched Vetrepreneur Bootcamp: Forces to Franchises, a free small business training program for veterans.
Posted Jan. 26, 2013, 9:10 am
A groundbreaking ceremony for Building 209 on the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center was held Friday. In 2007, VA Secretary Jim Nicholson designated three buildings -- Buildings 205, 208, and 209 -- to be renovated for long-term therapeutic housing for homeless veterans, according to Rep. Henry A. Waxman.
Posted Mar. 20, 2012, 6:50 am
The lawsuit challenging VA policies that deny permanent housing on the West Los Angeles VA campus to veterans will now go forward, after the federa...
Posted Jun. 8, 2011, 11:51 pm
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been sued to enforce the 1888 deed that dedicated the original West Los Angeles VA property – th...
Posted Feb. 23, 2011, 9:55 pm
The Annenberg Foundation has charged the West Los Angeles VA with improper use of its land for non-veteran-related activities, which it says are pr...
Posted Jun. 28, 2010, 7:33 am
One of three buildings on the West Los Angeles VA campus earmarked for housing homeless veterans in 2007 has this month received $20 million for re...