• Healing Conversations

    Join us on Sep 24th for our virtual Healing Conversation discussion on Social Justice

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  • Vision & Voices Podcast

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

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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  • COVID-19

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

    WAYS TO HELP
  • 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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    VOACC's Statement of Commitment to Justice

    Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas stands with communities, organizations and individuals across the country and the world in grieving not only for George Floyd, but for the many others that have fallen before him due to racial injustice.

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    Healing Conversations – Social Justice

    We recently launched our Healing Conversations virtual community discussion series! Join us and a diverse panel of community leaders on September 24th for our first Healing Conversation discussion on Social Justice!

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    Join the Virtual Grand Opening for our VOA Hope Center!

    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 our center and register for our grand opening on September 25th below!

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    View the special 'Thank You' message we sent our DSPs for #dspweek!

    Our DSPs are essential to the work that we do to support individuals living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. View the special 'Thank You' message our staff sent to our phenomenal DSPs during DSP Appreciation Week here!

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    Vision & Voices Podcast

    Check out our latest Vision & Voices podcast! In this episode, our amazing Volunteer & Services Coordinator Michelle Banks shares about how our VOA Resource Center benefits nonprofits & churches in the community, especially during these challenging times.

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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.

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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.

Our Services

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    Homelessness

    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.