IAVA | October 25, 2019
Read:Weekly RRRP Round-up October 25
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 12,000 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 547 clients and provided 1,056 referrals. Connected 68 veterans to the Veterans Crisis Line. Connected 142 veterans who were homeless or at-risk of homelessness with housing resources and financial assistance. Supported 92 female veterans and 44 family members.
- Client Quote of the Week: “Everyone who helped me was very professional and very helpful! I am truly grateful for the help and service my case manager provided! I have never had so many people who are willing and helpful! You guys are doing a great service for veterans and I will be recommending the IAVA to all of my battle buddies!!” Learn more by checking out RRRP’s latest Monthly Impact Report.
- Check out RRRP’s most recent blog related to IAVA’s Big 6 Priorities: Suicide Awareness/Prevention: The Shadow we try to Escape.