Helping America's most vulnerable®


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  • June 5, 2016

    Utilizing Data to Better Serve Our Clients

    Do our frail residents see the doctor regularly? How many tenants have to move because of declining health? How do we know if our services are truly making a difference? These questions led us to create a national initiative, called the National Outcomes Project, to help build our data collection capacity and make our work more "data-driven."

  • May 3, 2016

    Volunteers of America's National Veterans Resource Squad

    Learn about the Volunteers of America National Veterans Resource Squad, a group of 17 Volunteers of America employees who are also veterans or active members of the military. The squad's chosen mission is to end veteran suicide across the country.

  • March 4, 2016

    Volunteers of America's 2015 Annual Report

    Most of our clients have experienced moral injury. When we meet them in their moments of devastation, their urgent needs are our priority. Through our work, we help America's most vulnerable rebuild a moral identity with the strength they need to move forward.

  • February 1, 2016

    The Action Team Creates Garden for Community of Female Veterans and their Families

    Action Team captains from four Southern California high schools joined Major League Baseball Players Trevor Plouffe, Chad Smith and Rob Rasmussen to plant a sustainable garden and host a play date for the children of Blue Butterfly Village, a housing community for female veterans and their families.

  • October 29, 2015

    Volunteers of America Texas Life Enrichment Center

    Volunteers of America Texas' Life Enrichment Center in Houston is an activity-rich environment where individuals with disabilities can engage with each other and the community, all with the guidance of trained and caring staff.

  • August 21, 2015

    Volunteers of America 2016 Texas Shootout

    Join us in 2016 for the Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Shootout in Irving, Texas! It will be held April 28-May 1, 2016 at the Las Colinas Country Club.

  • August 13, 2015

    Volunteers of America's Correctional Services and Re-entry Programs

    A pioneer in correctional services for 122 years, we champion the humane treatment of prisoners. We provide services to help offenders successfully transition from prison to a productive life in the community and we help rehabilitate adult offenders and steer youth to set new, positive directions for their lives. Our services include halfway houses and work-release programs, day reporting and more.

  • July 24, 2015

    Volunteers of America Pennsylvania's Work Force Development Program

    Through Volunteers of America Pennsylvania's Workforce Development Program, they support education and entrepreneurship for individuals with disabilities and others seeking to be self-employed. Currently located in Pittsburgh, they are looking to expand the program to the Harrisburg area.

  • July 9, 2015

    Rev. Dr. Rita Brock Discusses Moral Injury & Soul Repair

    Rev. Dr. Rita Brock discusses moral injury and soul repair at the 2015 Volunteers of America national conference. Rev. Brock was a Research Professor of Theology and Culture and Founding Co-Director of the Soul Repair Center at Brite Divinity School and is now is Volunteers of America's Senior Vice President, Moral Injury Programs.

  • May 1, 2015

    LPGA Pro Golfer Cheyenne Woods Discusses Volunteers of America

    LPGA pro golfer, Cheyenne Woods, talks about how meaningful it is to have Volunteers of America as the title sponsor of the 2015 Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout.