Dryhootch: Veterans using peer support to make sure their comrades get the care they need

5th Funding Cycle

Development Award

Project Start Date:              July 1, 2009
Project End Date:                June 30, 2010
Adjusted Award Amount: $40,000

Project Overview (PDF)

Goal Statement

Despite significant, often service-related, health problems, returning veterans and their families underuse available healthcare and social resources. We will explore the use of trained peer counselors to facilitate use of these services.

Progress Summary Reports

Project Final Report Summary (PDF)
Project Progress Report Summary July 2009 - December 2009 (PDF)

Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
(414) 955-4350 | healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu