Veterans Count Maine Chapter
To provide critical and timely financial assistance and services when no other resource is available to veterans, service members and their families to ensure their dignity, health and overall well-being.
Key Outcomes in Maine in January, 2017:
- $202 was provided in response to transportation or operation and maintenance of a motor vehicle.
- $150 was provided in food support, typically in the form of gift cards to a local grocery store.
- $202.98 was provided in rent payments to landlords to prevent eviction.
Since program inception Care Coordination has been provided to 864 Service Member and Veterans and to 908 individuals.
- In January 2017 47 new referrals were received
- In January 2017 Care Coordinators served 125 cases with 272.25 hours of service with an average of 2.18 hours of service per case
- In January 2017 39 referrals were made to community and military resources and 1,236 since inception of the program
- In January 2017 15 program participants obtained employment 186 since program inception
- In January 2017 24 Clients were served through the RVCP program
- January 2017 permanent housing was secured for 9 families and 272 families since inception of the program
90% of every dollar goes directly services, and 100% of every donation made in Maine stays in Maine to provide services to veterans and military families.