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On January 22, 2011, Secretary Shinseki greeted and met some of the more than 400 metropolitan area homeless Veterans at the VA medical center's annual Winterhaven Homeless Stand Down in Washington, DC.

Winterhaven is a one-stop outreach event that brings together community agencies and volunteers from the DC metropolitan area to provide homeless Veterans with a full day of services including medical screenings and mental health consultations, employment and housing support, along with many other services.