Helping America's Most Vulnerable

Give. Hope.

We Give Hope to Thousands of People Each Year Throughout the Delaware Valley

Mission Statement

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley provides community-based assistance to populations in need so that they can lead self-fulfilled, independent lives.

Our Vision:

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley is committed to being a national leader in identifying and providing for those in need. We want to be recognized as a catalyst for transforming the lives and circumstances of individuals, families and communities.


You can help

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley believes in making a difference in the lives of people. With your help we can change communities and give hope to homeless veterans and families.

Agency Summary

Founded: In Philadelphia, March 8, 1896

Incorporated: 1985 (Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, Inc.)

Employees: 406 total (292 full-time employees and 114 part-time employees)

Volunteers: Over 800 providing 10,000 hours of service to Volunteers of America.

Programs: Presently, we operate 54 separate programs serving persons who are experiencing homelessness, seeking permanent housing, struggling with addictive behavior, coping with chronic mental illness and developmental disabilities, returning to society from the criminal justice system, and dealing with domestic violence.

 Programs are categorized as Community Housing and Supportive Services, Affordable Housing, Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Programs, Re-entry Services, Domestic Violence Programs and Volunteer Services.


  • Fact sheet FAQ