RVTD's Go Vets
program was recently awarded the Program of the Year award at the 2018 Oregon Public Transportation Conference by the Transportation Options Group of Oregon for “Successfully improving Rogue Valley Veteran’s critical access to, awareness of, and confidence using transportation options to healthcare, social services, housing, recreation, employment, and education.”
Go Vets Program Results
- a 37% decrease in missed medical appointments among Veterans.
- 50% of Veteran participants had noted missing medical appointments in the prior to the program, while only 13% of post-program respondents noted missing medical appointments.
- 17% reduced missed employment opportunities, and 37% reduction in missed social and recreational opportunities.