SSVF News!

Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) provides services for Veterans experiencing homelessness or at risk for homelessness. As the single provider in Arkansas, this program serves fourteen counties and has …

Every Day Can Be a Challenge

Carly comes every month to St. Francis House. The staff know her well and are as much support as they are agency staff. Carly is on disability, and her health …

Working as a Team!

Sherril is fifty-nine years old and is a bartender for a local restaurant. She is divorced, and her adult son lives with her and shares expenses. When he was laid …

The Beginning of a Journey

Ms. Mark Finney, an Army Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served her country from 2007-20011. She was a part of the transportation …

I Just Drove

John (not his real name), an Army Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country from 1998-2007. While in the service, he …

Helping with Health!

Mrs. Watson retired a few years ago. She is seventy-two and has atrial fibrillation, a quivering, or irregular heartbeat that can lead to blood clots, stroke, and heart failure. Her …

Getting His Life Back

Max Kevin Dellinger,   a Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country in the United States Navy from 1985 to 1995. Those …

Family Matters

Frederick Sullivan, a Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1962 through 1966. He began as …

Partnerships Help!

Sharon is retired and lives alone. She is retired and receives Social Security. She needed a water bill paid; however, St. Francis House was already out of funds for the …

A Lifetime of Service

Kermit Turner, a Veteran currently housed at St. Francis House under the VA Homeless Veterans Program, has spent most of his adult life in service to his country. He grew …