IAVA | August 16, 2019
Read: Weekly RRRP Round-up August 16
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 9,500 veterans and family members to more than 11,800 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 449 clients and provided 867 referrals. Connected 56 veterans to the Veterans Crisis Line. Connected 123 veterans who were homeless or at-risk of homelessness with housing resources and financial assistance. Supported 76 female veterans and 42 family members.
- Client Quote of the Week: “This is the first time I have been confident that I will get the assistance I need!” Learn more by checking out RRRP’s latest Weekly Impact Report.