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WHO WE ARE
Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas inspires self-sufficiency, dignity and hope by providing critical health and human services to thousands of vulnerable individuals and families across Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the Carolinas.
Latest News & Information
Our 2021 Gratitude Report
If you happened to see Pat Murphy serving lunches to residents at the Howard County senior center, you may not have guessed that just five years ago, this 66-year-old was living in a tent in the woods.
Please join us for our final Healing Conversation of the 2021-2022 season as we the "Wisdom of Healing through Unity of Purpose." God desires unity because it’s the glue that holds ‘the church’ together. Without it, you can’t have genuine fellowship nor the possibility of harmony and respect among church members.
The 2022 Operation Backpack® campaign kicks off
Your donations will help us provide backpacks, school supplies and funding for academic enrichment to more than 2,500 homeless and underprivileged children in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia.
We provide 24-hour residential supports based on individual need, independent housing with supportive services, medication management, group therapy, counseling, community support, and referral and assistance with the activities for daily living to individuals living with severe mental health issues.
In 2020, we served over 11,000 individuals and families throughout our service areas.
85 cents out of every dollar supports community services for people in need.
Over 4,000 families and individuals were supported through our homeless services in Virginia and the Carolinas.
Nearly 3,000 individuals were served in their transition from prison. 75% of them secured a job.
Over 1,000 individuals were provided behavioral health and primary care support in Maryland and DC.