News Releases

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  • November 28, 2022

    VOACC to launch a Second Chance Act Youth Reentry Program

    Through Second Chance, youth ages 10 to 20 years will have access to mental health services, substance use recovery, education and much more designed to place them on pathways to long-term success.

  • November 14, 2022

    Bill Duncan joins the VOACC Board of Directors

    Global head of Hilton’s All Suites and Focused Service Category, Bill Duncan, has recently joined the Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas Board of Directors.

  • November 7, 2022

    VOACC awarded $4 million dollars to provide whole-person care to DC

    This grant will enable VOACC to provide trauma-informed, comprehensive behavioral health, substance use and primary care services for individuals and families, as a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic to DC residents, including the integration of physical health, behavioral health and social determinants of health.

  • October 10, 2022

    VOACC Welcomes Dr. Ron Flack as our new NC VP

    Behavioral Health expert joins VOACC as our new Vice President of our Carolinas' programs

  • September 26, 2022

    MANDC Gets A New Executive Director

    MANDC is the Mid-Atlantic Neighborhood Development Corp. is a joint venture partnership between Volunteers of America National Services and Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas.

  • August 16, 2022

    VOACC to Offer Integrated Supportive Housing Services

    VOACC has a goal of ending and preventing homelessness. Collaboration, innovation, and a learning culture increases the impact of our mission. 

  • August 11, 2022

    YouthBuild program receives a $1,400 grant from the Community Knights GIFT.

    Thanks to a $1,400 grant through the Community Knights GIFT Program, YouthBuild will be able to provide 30-Day unlimited GoPasses through Hampton Roads Transit to 20 students to ride the bus, ferry and light rail.

  • August 9, 2022

    YouthBuild To Offer Gun Violence Intervention To Their Program

    Expanding on our already existing curriculum, VOACC's YouthBuild will add a gun violence intervention program called "PeaceKeepers." The project will expand the YouthBuild caseload by 25 youth ages 16-24 and add a case manager to provide trauma-informed case management.

  • July 21, 2022

    Vanderwater Becomes Executive Vice President

    VOACC congratulates Candace Vanderwater as she becomes our new Executive Vice President, in addition to her current role as COO.

  • July 5, 2022

    Healthy Opportunities Program

    The Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services created Healthy Opportunities, the nation’s first comprehensive pilot program, to test and evaluate the impact of providing non-medical interventions to high-needs Medicaid beneficiaries.