•TBI and PTSD
•“Traumatic Brain Injury”
• A total 253,330 traumatic brain injury (TBI) Between January 2000 and August 2012
Source: CRS communication with Dr. Michael Carino, Army Office of the Surgeon General, December 13, 2012. Data source is the Defense Medical Surveillance System (DMSS).Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Only 7% of the general population can claim veteran status.
but nearly 13% of the homeless adult population are veterans.
51% of individual homeless veterans have disabilities
70% have substance abuse problems
U.S.HUD estimates 62,619 veterans are homeless on any given night.