September 23, 2023

COVID Increasing & Complicating Vet Homelessness


Housing advocates aren’t wondering whether the ongoing coronavirus pandemic will lead to an increase in homeless veterans, but instead how big the increase will be.

Wrecked Plane Thought to Be 1940-50s Navy Aircraft

An Eastern Shore TV station news helicopter discovered what appears to be a crashed plane in the waters of Wroten Island in Dorchester County. The wreck site is surrounded by trees and marsh, so the only visibility is from above. A Navy underwater archaeologist believes the aircraft is from the 1940s or ’50s. It has NATC on the tail portion, according to the report.

Three Oaks Continues Homeless Prevention Programs

Three Oaks Center in Lexington Park serves St. Mary’s County residents at risk of becoming homeless. Five programs provide valuable extra services to this most vulnerable population.

Federal Funding for Homeless Vets Designated

Hoyer Earns High Score From LCV

Congressman Hoyer announces funding to boost programs for homeless vets in Southern Maryland.

Robust Year Ahead for NAVAIR UAS Programs

Development milestones upcoming for NAVAIR UAS programs: Triton, MQ-8B, and Blackjack.

Tour Three Oaks Center

More than a shelter, Three Oaks provides a full array of services and resources to help homeless families in Southern Maryland.

A Mobile Career Center Visits Vets

Southern Maryland’s JobSource van full of computers, job listings and job counselors visited Three Oaks Center in Lexington Park, MD, for a Veteran’s Resource Day.