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Homeless Veterans

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The 2017 Homeless Point-In-Time count, conducted by the Washtenaw County Continuum of Care, reveals there are still about 300 homeless people in the county.  It is an improvement over last year's figures, though. 

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Ann Arbor's VA hospital held a 2K Walk and Roll to encourage healthy activity and show support for homeless veterans. 

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A county campaign called Washtenaw Zero: 2016 exceeded its goal on providing housing for the homeless.

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The Zero: 2016 campaign began one year ago with the goal of helping all of Washtenaw County's homeless veterans off the streets by this January.