Use of State Health and Social Services Among United States Veterans Living in Washington State

Dec 2018 |
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This report describes the characteristics, service needs, and service receipt of Veterans in Washington State. We found that 17 percent of Veterans enrolled in Medicaid and/or received a social service from a state agency in 2016. Among this group of Veterans, 52 percent accessed Basic Food, 56 percent had an identified mental health treatment need, and 8 percent received a housing service during the year.