(Includes Charlotte metro region)

Veterans Bridge Home business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. If you are in crisis and need to talk to someone immediately, don't hesitate -to call The Veteran's Crisis Line (24/7 at -800-273-8255, Press 1) or contact the Salisbury VA Healthcare clinic at (704) 329-1300

Nestled within the captivating embrace of the Charlotte Metro Area, commonly referred to as Metrolina, lies an irresistible allure waiting to be discovered. This vibrant region boasts an economy that thrives on dynamism, a cultural scene that brims with richness, and a quality of life that exceeds expectations. Whether you're an individual seeking adventure, a family yearning for a nurturing community, or a professional striving for excellence, Metrolina promises an experience that enriches every facet of your life.

Recognized worldwide for its prowess in the banking industry, hosting professional sports teams that ignite passions, and boasting an array of unique attractions, Metrolina, fondly known as the "Queen City," occupies a sweet spot between the majestic mountains and the beckoning shores of the coast.

In the year 2022, the Charlotte/Metrolina market area proudly embraced 150,179 Veterans, each with their own unique journey. For Veterans embarking on quests ranging from securing housing, accessing healthcare, finding employment opportunities, searching for volunteer and/or community engagement or navigating VA benefits, our steadfast Charlotte team stands ready to provide unwavering support. Guided by a commitment to honoring those who have served, our team is dedicated to being a pillar of strength for the Veteran community the Charlotta/Metrolina area.

For those who are inspired to give back to the communities that have embraced them, now is the time to seize the moment and connect with us. Together, let's cultivate an environment where Veterans in the Charlotte/Metrolina region don't just endure, but truly flourish. Every connection made, every hand extended, contributes to a tapestry of success and well-being for our cherished Veterans.

It's essential to remember that, even in moments of crisis, Veterans are never alone. Reach out to the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255, available 24/7, because support and care are always within reach.

American Rescue Act Plan (ARPA)

American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding may be available for at-risk Veterans seeking to move into housing, or to prevent at-risk Veterans from becoming homeless in Mecklenburg County, if the reason for being at risk is related to the financial impact of COVID-19 on the Veteran/family. ARPA Funds will be used for barriers to housing that Veterans may experience that cannot be addressed by other community housing providers.  This includes, but is not limited to, transportation, car repairs, application fees, renter’s insurance, funds for household items/toiletries, pet food, birth certificates, legal fines/tickets, money for credit reports, air mattresses, utility deposits, security deposit/rent, etc.

-To receive ARPA funding, the veteran has to have served - branch of service, timeframe, and length of service do not matter as long as they have served one day of active duty.

-There is also the potential to assist with past evictions debts on a case-by-case basis.

-NON-Disqualifying factors:

• Felony conviction

• Sex offender status

• Dishonorable discharge

Charlotte Region (red on map)