This housing program allows eligible veterans who are referred by Tomah VA Medical Center to rent housing that meet program guidelines from a private landlord. The family pays 30% of their gross adjusted income toward their rent. The balance of the rent is paid to the landlord by the Housing Voucher Program.
The program is a cooperative effort between the Tomah Public Housing Authority & Tomah VA Medical Center to help veterans and their families move-out of homelessness. Primary to this program is VA case management services, designed to improve the veteran's mental and physical health. Veterans admitted to the VASH program will receive a Housing Voucher to obtain affordable housing and case management to enhance their ability to maintain stable housing.
Veterans who may benefit from this program:
- Are experiencing long-term homelessness
- Are eligible for VA health care
- Have been diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder, mental illness and/or other disability
- Have an identified need for case management
- Meet income and citizenship guidelines
Veterans must be referred to the Housing Authority by the Tomah VA Medical Center – VASH Program Case Manager
To pick up an application, arrange a visit/tour or for more information contact or stop by the Housing Authority Office
Office Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:30PM.
Office Address: City Hall Annex, 107 E Milwaukee St., Tomah WI 54660