Helping America's Most Vulnerable
  • "We will go wherever we are needed and do whatever comes to hand."

    -our founders Maud and Ballington Booth, 1896

  • Providing Affordable Housing for Seniors


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  • Promoting Peace one conversation at a time.

    our skilled mediators and facilitators are at your service

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  • Offering Successful Community Justice Programs

    ReEntry Centers that reduce recidivism and save taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars

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  • Providing an array of Behavioral Health Services

    Because everyone deserves a safe and welcoming place to call home.

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  • Taking on the most difficult tasks

    Volunteers of America is the charity that always steps forward to help the most underserved

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  • Helping Veterans Come All the Way Home

    Thank you for helping us serve the men and women who have served us.

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Reaching out to uplift the human condition and provide opportunity for individual and community involvement.

240 staff members and hundreds of volunteers carry out our mission of service, touching the lives of more than 8,100 people in Northern New England.

News and Events

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    Gardens Everywhere!

    It's a banner year for gardens in Northern New England! Our programs at Sawyer St, Fay Garman, Paul Hazelton, Beach St., MCRRC, Reynolds House and Westrum House are all growing like crazy!

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    New Veterans Resource Squad Movie

    Learn about the Volunteers of America Veterans Resource Squad, a group of 17 Volunteers of America employees who are also veterans or active members of the military.

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    Yelp Helps at Fay Garman House

    Thank you Yelp Helpers, Team Hannaford, Key Bank and all United Way Day of Caring volunteers for making our properties so beautiful.

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