Rundown Motels and Hospitals to Be Used for Veteran Housing in LA

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New funding is helping military families and veterans find shelter in old motels around Los Angeles.

A recent “homelessness state of emergency” has been declared in Los Angeles due to the increasing number of homeless people in the city. Newsy reports that veterans make up 3% of the L.A. population but make up 11% of the city’s homeless population.

According to the Huffington Post, veterans will soon be able to stay in old motels and area hospitals that will act as apartments. A $100 budget has been given for funding for this