LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) - It's a problem in cities across the nation, veterans winding up on the streets because of a lack of access to services.
Homeless veterans has been a very big issue in Laredo, so one local woman is doing everything she can to help.
Jennifer Roby has started a program to help provide veterans find housing, a job and even medical services.
Jennifer roams the streets of downtown Laredo to search for veterans in need of her services.
One local councilman says Jennifer's efforts through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs have come a long way in making sure every veteran in Laredo receives a helping hand.
If you're looking for a way to get involved there is a big veteran's event coming up in a few weeks and organizers need donations.
To find out more about this event you can click the link below.