IAVA’s Rapid Response Referral Program (RRRP) works with veterans and families across the nation providing critical support, guidance and connections to on the ground resources. RRRP is staffed by masters-level case managers that work on the front lines every single day, ensuring our nation’s heroes and their families have the support they need and have earned. To date, RRRP has connected over 9,600 veterans and family members to more than 11,900 resources.
It’s been an incredibly busy week, as veteran needs remain high. RRRP continues to provide top notch services to clients, engage in advocacy work for our community and ensure that the impact of our work is heard:
- 2019 YTD RRRP Impact Metrics: Served 493 clients and provided 966 referrals. Connected 62 veterans to the Veterans Crisis Line. Connected 133 veterans who were homeless or at-risk of homelessness with housing resources and financial assistance. Supported 82 female veterans and 43 family members.
- Client Quote of the Week: “My family and I are very grateful for all IAVA has done for us in this time of need!!! We are thankful for all the professional assistance from my case manager with guidance on securing financial assistance. Thank you IAVA!!” Learn more by checking out RRRP’s latest Weekly Impact Report.
- IAVA’s Senior Manager, Client Services delivered testimony before the NYC Council Committee on Veterans on Tuesday 9/17. Read the testimony here and watch here.