Enjoy virtual wine tasting, trivia and more while bringing hope to Maryland's most vulnerable! From June 3rd to June 17th, be a beacon of hope through our campaign to support individuals who have experienced homelessness and are in need of care, like Ms. Kyra Gilliam.
VOICE of Faith - Our Maryland Fundraiser
VOICE of Faith is our largest annual fundraiser in support of our health and human services programs that empower Maryland's most under-served communities. “VOICE of Faith” refers to the core values we as an organization embody in our work – Visionary, One Body, Integrity, Compassion, Excellence (V.O.I.C.E.) and Faith.
Help us with our Anti-Stigma Campaign
You can play a role in developing our "People Like Us" anti-stigma campaign to help underserved populations in Prince George's and Baltimore Counties achieve mental and behavioral wellness! The COVID-19 pandemic has only increased symptoms of mental illness, substance use and chronic diseases, especially among those from low-income and historically underrepresented communities. We need your help.
Paca House Virtual Tour - Wednesday, April 28th 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Paca House was first launched in 1996 as a comprehensive response to widespread homelessness among vulnerable populations in Baltimore City and surrounding environs. The facility and program are designed to help low-income and homeless adults, seniors, persons with disabilities and veterans make positive life changes through 92 units of permanent housing and supportive services provided by VOACC staff and partnering local agencies and organizations within the community.
VOA Hope Center Virtual Tour - Thursday, April 29th 1:00 - 2:00 PM
The VOA Hope Center provides a comprehensive collection of services needed to create access, stabilize people in crisis, and provide the necessary treatment for those with the most serious, complex behavioral health illnesses and substance use disorders. The VOA Hope Center integrates additional services to ensure an approach to health care that emphasizes recovery, wellness, trauma-informed care and physical-behavioral health integration.
Residential Re-Entry Virtual Tour - Monday, May 3rd 1:00 -2:00 PM
For over 40 years, our Residential Re-entry Center (RRC) program has been providing the kind of structured and community-based support returning citizens need to effectively transition back into society. The program is designed to reduce the rate of recidivism through the provision of temporary housing and person-centered services to adult men and women referred by the Federal Bureau of Prisons and U.S. Pretrial Services. It is the only Federal re-entry facility in the state of Maryland.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In 2019, we served 9,600 individuals and families throughout our service areas.
85 cents out of every dollar supports community services for people in need.