Housing Our Homeless Heroes Act in Suffolk County aims to end veteran homelessness

Suffolk County lawmakers have unveiled a bill that

Suffolk County lawmakers have unveiled a bill that seeks to make sure homeless veterans have a place to call home. (August 4, 2014 6:24 PM)

There are an estimated 750 homeless veterans on Long Island, but Suffolk County lawmakers have unveiled a bill that seeks to make sure they have a place to call home.

The Housing Our Homeless Heroes Act would expand the county's workforce housing program to create housing for military veterans, and would make housing discrimination against veterans illegal.

It would also establish a...

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