First, the Federal Code outlining SSVF explicitly suggests legal services as a tool to address homelessness. 38 C.F.R. § 62.33g. But more importantly, the VA has encouraged the SSVF grantees to partner with Legal services. The VA Director for SSVF, John Kuhn has been a big advocate of funded legal aid partnerships under SSVF. During the 2014 grant application cycle, legal services was specifically highlighted by Director Kuhn.