We are more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.

News and Events

  • The aftermath of Hurricane Irma

    Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund

    We provide affordable housing and supportive services for low-income families and seniors in Florida. We also serve those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. These are the types of people watching their homes, possessions, and futures washed away by this historic storm.

    Support Hurricane Irma Survivors
  • California Forest Fires October 2017_Photo by Michael Macor of The Chronicle

    Northern California Fire Emergency Fund

    Volunteers of America Northern California and Northern Nevada is providing emergency assistance to those evacuated from the fire-ravaged areas of Northern California. Learn how you can help support their fire relief efforts in the greater Santa Rosa area.

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  • Volunteers of America Client

    Living Their Faith

    Get inspired by profiles of our employees who are living their faith through service—and meet some of the veterans, seniors and struggling families whose lives they’ve transformed. Sign up now to celebrate the victories that faithful service is making possible for our neighbors in need. You will also receive bi-monthly inspirational emails of our best #MondayMotivation social posts.

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  • 1,400,000

    more than 1.4 million people helped annually

  • 57,000

    kids and young people given opportunities they could never have imagined

  • 20,000

    veterans whose lives we have helped improve

  • 28,000

    individuals and families impacted by incarceration helped

  • 11,000

    individuals with intellectual disabilities empowered to be independent and involved in their communities

  • 106,000

    older adults cared for, housed and loved

  • 100,000

    homeless individuals assisted

  • 23,000

    people housed in our 19,426 affordable housing units in 484 properties