Helping America's most vulnerable®

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  • October 13, 2017

    Moral Injury and Collective Healing

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations.

  • October 12, 2017

    Dr. William Nash Discusses Moral Injury Beyond the Military Context

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations. This video highlights an interview with Dr. William P. Nash, speaking on the subject.

  • September 6, 2017

    Volunteers of America CEO Speaks to the Personal Side of Moral Injury

    Volunteers of America CEO Mike King provides a history of the term "moral injury" and speaks about his personal experience with caregiver moral injury when his mother suffered from Alzheimers and his father's experiences in WWII.

  • July 31, 2017

    Ex-Offender Mentoring: Training Volunteers to Serve as Mentors in MN

    ​Amicus Ex-offender Mentoring, recently merged with Volunteers of America Minnesota and Wisconsin, has been training volunteers to serve as mentors for individual inmates across Minnesota for nearly 50 years. By visiting, writing, and listening to their One to One matches, our volunteers have helped thousands of ex-offenders successfully transition back into society.

  • July 12, 2017

    Action Team Short Documentary: Hishaam's Story

    Hishaam, an Action Team captain and volunteer, discusses the importance of volunteering and working with Major League Baseball players through the Action Team youth volunteer program.

  • July 12, 2017

    Action Team Short Documentary: Rachel's Story

    Rachel, a high school volunteer and Action Team captain, discusses the importance of volunteering and working with MLB players through the Action Team program and assisting kids at The Cleveland Clinic.

  • July 12, 2017

    2017 Action Team PSA

    Volunteers of America and the Major League Baseball Players Trust have teamed up to encourage high school students to get involved. Youth volunteers, along with Major League baseball players, have formed Action Teams to deliver an important message—volunteering is fun and personally rewarding!

  • March 14, 2017

    Celebrating 121 Years of Service

    This year, we are proud to mark our 121st anniversary. Founded in 1896 by Ballington and Maud Booth, today our programs reflect the changing times, addressing some of our nation's most pressing and complex needs. Learn more about the work we do across the country.

  • March 1, 2017

    121 Years of Helping Those in Need

    Since 1896, Volunteers of America has been helping America's most vulnerable men, women and children. And 121 years later, we have almost 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives. Learn more about our name and what “volunteer” meant back in 1896 when we were founded.

  • February 14, 2017

    Award-Winning Childhood Education Programs

    Volunteers of America Colorado Branch offers high quality early childhood education to students 3 to 5 years old. They are proud to provide the best environment for children to learn and have received a 4-Star Colorado Shines Rating.