PROGRAMS & SERVICES
PROGRAMS here at VOA are designed to educate and empower women concerning the dangers and repercussions of living with domestic violence, drugs and substances abuse. Parenting skills is an integral part of the programs as well. Other program activities consist of: adult education in financial literacy , Fast Track and Back to Work programs are available for those that would like to receive (A Train and Hire Job Readiness Platform). Referrals and resources for childcare and basic life skills training are also part of the program.
VOA aims to facilitate the movement to permanent housing from a life of homelessness, or those on the verge of becoming homeless, who are willing and able to work towards self-sufficiency by providing shelter and other services that may include meals, laundry, transportation, child care, and counseling/case management for housing, employment, substance abuse, public benefits, and referral to outside services. VOA embarks on a variety of programs which include: Servicing providers to Neighborhood Networks to developer and arrange with residents of multifamily affordable housing. Under this program we organize mobile session and make PowerPoint presentation on domestic violence, safety precautions and encouragement to resident of such multi-family affordable housing residents to emphasize the impact of the following actions. Counseling, long-term self-sufficiency plans, job readiness and employment placement, instruction with the legal process and substance abuse education.