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  • Adopt A Family

    Give joy this Holiday Season to a family in need

    Make A Difference
  • Healing Conversations

    Join us on Nov 19th for our virtual Healing Conversation discussion on Repentance & Forgiveness

  • Vision & Voices Podcast

    Hear how the VOA Resource Center is making an impact in the community during COVID-19.

  • Newport News YouthBuild

    We're launching this new program in July to provide young adults the skills and training they need for in-demand jobs.

  • The Impact of COVID-19

    Watch our webinar with the City of Durham and the VA Health Care System on the long-term impact of the pandemic on human services & low-income housing

  • COVID-19

    Help protect our vulnerable men, women & children during this crisis

  • Help someone in need where you can

    How to Help
  • Resource Center

    Our Resource Center powered by Good360 helps nonprofits achieve their missions through the redistribution of high-quality products from major retailers.

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  • Visit Our Blog!

    Read spotlights on people who have triumphed over adversity and stay up to date on the latest happenings at VOACC.

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  • Maximize Tax Benefits

    Learn how you can Maximize your Tax Benefit with Charitable Gifts!

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  • Join Our Team!

    Learn more about our job opportunities.

We currently need Direct Support Professionals to support our Virginia Beach clients living with intellectual/developmental disabilities!

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What's New

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    Come learn more about Hope Has A Home!

    Hope Has A Home is our recently launched program providing medical respite, behavioral health, social support services and a pathway to housing for individuals experiencing homelessness in the District of Columbia. Register for our December 14th webinar to learn how the program's unique model and financing approach have made it a game changer for those most in need.

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    Shop for the Holidays thru Amazon Smile & support VOACC!

    Did you know that you can support vulnerable individuals and families in need of Holiday cheer at NO EXTRA COST when you shop through Amazon Smile? Designate Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas as your charity of choice and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases!

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    Adopt A Family

    Get connected and provide a warm Holiday meal and gifts to a family or program in need in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia or North Carolina.

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    Take a virtual tour of our Maple Court Veterans Transitional Housing Program in North Carolina!

    Learn more about how our Maple Court Veterans Transitional Housing Program is making an impact in the lives of veterans in need in North Carolina, by joining one of our upcoming virtual tours!

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    Learn more about our new VOA Hope Center in Maryland

    Our brand-new VOA Hope Center is a Maryland-based community behavioral health and primary care center that provides low-income adults, children and veterans. Learn more about how the center is making an impact in communities in need.

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    Newport News YouthBuild

    We've launched our brand-new Newport News YouthBuild program in July in Newport News, VA! Learn more about how YouthBuild will prepare young people for in-demand careers.



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.

Our Services

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    We provide year-round shelter and housing-focused case management, education training, job training, referral services, behavioral health treatment services and more to men, women, and children who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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    Supportive Housing

    We utilize a holistic approach to supportive housing by providing affordable housing to vulnerable populations while delivering supportive services residents need to achieve self-sufficiency.

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    Behavioral Health

    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.

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    Substance Use Recovery

    We offer recovery and non-medical detoxification services designed to assist individuals suffering from addiction who desire a clean, safe, and healing environment to overcome the hold of substance abuse.

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    Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

    We support individuals living with an intellectual or developmental disability by providing safe, supportive housing and person-centered services including in-home support, crisis stabilization and life skills training.

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    Veteran Services

    We offer a variety of community-based services to help veterans and their families achieve housing stability, including case management, transportation to jobs, crisis intervention, mental health referrals, and income support.

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    Community Re-entry

    We provide the kind of structured and community-based support men and women returning from federal prison need to effectively transition back into society, including case management, job trainings, substance use recovery, life skills training and resources, and housing assistance.

  • 9,600

    In 2019, we served 9,600 individuals and families across the Mid-Atlantic region.

  • 85%

    85 cents out of every dollar supports community services for people in need.