Traumatic experiences can sometimes lead to long-lasting difficult spiritual and moral questions. The result may be loss of faith, increased guilt, shame, self-blame, and alienation from other people and from God. Join us for our in-person Spiritual Colloquium entitled A Future With Hope, as we explore the topic of "Healing From Trauma and Spiritual Growth."
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
VOACC To Open First Medical Respite Program For Women In DC
VOACC is proud to announce that we’ve received a $20,000 grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation to support the launch of Hope Has A Home™ for Women, a new medical respite program designed to support women experiencing homelessness, mental illness, substance use disorders, and chronic illness in Washington DC.
A Conversation About Healing & Recovery
Join us for our in-person Spiritual Colloquium entitled A Future With Hope, as we explore the topic of "Healing From Trauma and Spiritual Growth." Thursday, February 23, 2023 1:00PM - 4:00PM Seabrook SDA Church 8900 Good Luck Rd. Lanham, MD
The 2nd Annual G.O.A.T. Mental Health Expo
VOACC is proud to host our 2nd Annual Greatest Of All Time (G.O.A.T.) Mental Health Expo at Bowie State University on Saturday, April 29th from 9:30AM - 3:30PM. Registration for participants is FREE, and we also welcome you or your organization to learn more in becoming a presenter, vendor or sponsor.
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 2021, we served over 10,000 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.
Individuals provided behavioral health and primary care in DC and Maryland
Veterans and their families supported to secure housing and employment in Virginia and the Carolinas