This new center was made possible by innovative partnerships with the City of Sacramento, the Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, and Kaiser Permanente. Together, we’re maximizing the impact on our community and moving people from homelessness to independence with love and dignity.
Program Spotlight: X Street Navigation Center
Providing Safety to Men and Women Experiencing Homelessness in Sacramento
Brighter futures, because of you
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See This Year’s Annual Report!
Together, we made an impact during 2020--and we wanted to share with you!
VOA Celebrates 125 Years!
All year long, we will be celebrating our founding with Maud, our co-founder
News & Features
Providing Equitable Access at the Resource Center
Experiencing homelessness comes with more challenges than many of us may realize. Living without a permanent address can make it difficult to get a valid identification, which allows for someone to apply for a job.
Healing the Whole Person
Raymond’s life was unraveling. He was living on the streets, deep into addiction, and couldn’t see a way out. His friend was in VOA’s Open Arms, a program for those struggling with HIV/AIDS diagnoses, and reached out to Raymond.
Who we are
Founded locally in 1911, the Northern California & Northern Nevada affiliate of Volunteers of America is one of the largest providers of social services in the region. We provide shelter and housing to over 3,000 men, women, and children every night.
Individuals and families sleep under a Volunteers of America roof each night in Northern California and Nevada
At-risk children and teens went back to school with a new backpack and school supplies from Operation Backpack
Meals served daily
Individuals returned to the workforce