The Community Voice

May 2020

Stories of Hope

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley Launches "Behind the Mask" Campaign to Highlight Frontline Workers and the Clients They Care For

At VOADV, our work is defined by our people – the clients we serve, our hardworking staff and leadership, our generous volunteers and valued community partners. Behind The Mask is our way to shine a spotlight on all of the extraordinary people who give us hope every day in these uncertain times. Check out the first story, "The Songbird of Suburban Station."

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley Opens First Program in South Jersey for Homeless Individuals and Families Recuperating from COVID-19

Continuing to safeguard our communities’ most vulnerable populations, VOADV recently partnered with Camden County to institute a new program for individuals experiencing homelessness that test positive for COVID-19 to isolate and recover, while providing critical managed and monitored care.

Ensuring No One Goes Hungry

It is during times of crisis that VOADV’s seniors, veterans, and those experiencing homelessness rely on us the most for quality care and essential services. To ensure no individual goes hungry during the COVID-19 crisis, VOADV is relying on the generosity of local food banks, partner organizations, law enforcement agencies and others in the community to gather and distribute meals to those in need.

Affordable Housing Update

Despite the impacts of COVID-19, Volunteers of America Delaware Valley’s affordable and workforce housing programs are seeing much progress. Certain housing projects are being completed, allowing individuals and families to secure safe housing during these uncertain times.

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