IAVA | May 31, 2019
Read: Weekly RRRP Round-up May 31
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 Veteran Transition Managers (VTMs) 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 9,400 veterans and family members to more than 11,500 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:
- Important 2019 YTD RRRP Impact Metrics: Connected 34 veterans to the Veterans Crisis Line. Connected 87 veterans who were homeless or at-risk of homelessness with housing resources and financial assistance. Supported 58 female veterans and 33 family members.
- Client Quote of the Week: “We appreciate you and all your assistance and we love your personality as well. Thank you! It really makes a difference when someone treats you well on the other end of a phone line, it can really make someone’s day!” Learn more by checking out RRRP’s latest Weekly Impact Report.
- Military.com featured an article on veteran suicide and highlighted RRRP and the impactful services we provide for veterans and their families, ensuring access to quality resources and support. Check it out by clicking here.