Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania, Inc. (VLP) is a 501(c)3 organization that empowers Veterans to navigate the transitions of life. VLP was founded in 1982 and currently operates nine housing programs ranging from emergency shelter, bridge housing, rapid rehousing, to permanent housing; two employment programs to assist Veterans who are un/underemployed with employment opportunities; and five supportive service programs that provide emergency financial assistance, benefits assistance, a Veterans Court program, a Veteran caregivers program, and a wellness program that assists Veterans in combating substance abuse and Post Traumatic Stress. In 2017, VLP assisted 2,972 Veterans with essential services. VLP currently provides assistance to Veterans throughout 18 counties in Western and Central Pennsylvania and will expand to a 20 county service delivery area in October 2018. Our office is located at 2934 Smallman Street Pittsburgh with a satellite office in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.