This support is crucial because RPC addresses a dual need in Arlington—homelessness and substance abuse addictions. Unfortunately, the two issues are often intertwined. Our RPC program provides non-medical detoxification, substance abuse recovery, and homeless services for single adults—all under one roof.
What an amazing 5 weeks!
We’ve shared the stories of people who have developed a relationship with God while receiving our services. We’ve explained how we go beyond simply having faith to practicing our faith through our services, and our employees have detailed what quality care looks like.
It’s the holiday season and after a busy, noisy, joyous celebration with four generations together, the house is quiet. In this holiday season we find ourselves filled with such a sense of gratitude and truly overwhelmed by so many blessings in our lives. Yet we are keenly aware that so many others in our community are hurting today after a Christmas Day that may well have been filled with pain, grief, loss, hunger, and lacking even a safe place to call home. (more…)
The Herndon, Virginia, branch of Fannie Mae has partnered with nearly a dozen Volunteers of America Chesapeake programs and offered upwards of $500,000 in grants, in-kind donations, and volunteer support over the past four years.
Donning their signature “SERVE” T-shirts, members of the housing finance giant get dirty to help beautify our premises or fill care packages for our vulnerable clients. (more…)
The Volunteers of America Chesapeake family is entrusted every day to answer the voices crying out in the wilderness. I Trust in my ability to care about the individual that is alone and unable to fend for themselves. (more…)