Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Veterans: For immediate assistance, please dial 2-1-1

Helping Homeless Veterans Home

Community Service Council’s Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) is a rapid rehousing program funded by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Supportive Service for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant. Formerly known as BRRX4VETS, SSVF uses the Housing First model to provide temporary intervention and short term assistance to very low-income veteran families who are homeless or facing eviction.

We serve 35 counties in Northeastern Oklahoma which include Beckham, Caddo, Cherokee, Comanche, Cotton, Craig, Creek, Delaware, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Jefferson, Kay, Kiowa, Mayes, McClain, Muskogee, Noble, Nowata, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Payne, Roger Mills, Rogers, Stephens, Tillman, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washington, and Washita.


Our Location: The Wright Building, 115 West 3rd Street, Suite 600, Tulsa, OK 74103


Eligible Participants Include:

  • Veterans with at least one day of active service after training is completed and any discharge other than dishonorable;

  • Household income is below 50% of the area median income; and

  • Veteran is literally homeless or imminently facing eviction.

For More Information

Rachel Runfola, Program Director
918-588-8401
rrunfola@csctulsa.org
For immediate assistance >
DIAL 2-1-1

Our Impact 

During the pandemic, we placed 236 homeless veterans and their families in hotels to keep them safe from exposure to COVID.


Throughout 2020, we helped 251 veterans find housing or avoid eviction, and served a total of 467 veteran households.

What We Do

Supportive Case Management
Landlord/Tenant Support
Temporary Financial Assistance
Assistance with VA and Other Benefits

During the pandemic, we helped 236 homeless veterans and their families stay safe (June 2021)

SSVF Program Director Rachel Runfola talks
about how we help veterans in need (July 2020)
 

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