The following service providers have been certified by United Way of the Virginia Peninsula and were awarded grants for programs submitted for this year's funding cycle.
359 Fenwick Road, Bldg. 263, Fort Monroe, Hampton, VA 23651 Bus: 757-838-2330 Bus. Fax: 757-838-9215
Nationally recognized youth development agency dedicated to improving the lives of young people and their community through creativity, leadership and service programs.
AMERICAN RED CROSS
1323 W. Pembroke Ave, Hampton, VA 23661
Bus: 757-838-7320 Bus Fax: 757-838-7091
A humanitarian organization led by volunteers, which provides relief to victims of disaster and helps people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
THE ARC OF GREATER WILLIAMSBURG
150-D Strawberry Plains Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Works to improve the quality of life of people with developmental disabilities through community activities and advocacy.
3204 Ironbound Rd D, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Works to end domestic and sexual violence through prevention, education, shelter, and support services.
BACON STREET YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES
247 McLaws Circle, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Bus: 757-253-0111 Bus Fax : 757-253-2884
Provides local community and school-based service to families and individuals to address the prevention and treatment of youth substance abuse on the Virginia Peninsula.
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
364 McLaws Circle, Suite 2, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Matches an adult mentor with a child, creating an environment where vulnerable children learn to communicate better, make better decisions and respect self and others.
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, COLONIAL VIRGINIA COUNCIL
11834 Canon Boulevard, Suite L, Newport News, VA 23612
Bus: 757-595-3356 Bus Fax: 757-877-8611
Instills the values found in the Scout Oath and Laws in order to help build character, citizenship, and fitness of our youth.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
11825 Rock Landing Drive, Chesapeake Building, Suite B, Newport News, VA 23606
Bus: 757-223-7204 Bus Fax: 757-223-7206
Helps boys and girls make appropriate and satisfying choices in their physical, educational, personal, social, emotional, vocational, and spiritual lives.
C. WALDO SCOTT CENTER FOR HOPE
3100 Wickham Ave, Newport News, VA 23607
Bus: 757-244-9223 Bus Fax 757-244-9232
Brings together community members to provide the education, training, and support needed for young people and their families to develop necessary tools to enhance positive life skills, health, and employability.
CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF EASTERN VIRGINIA
5361-A Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Bus: 757-456-2366 Bus Fax: 757-456-2367
Provides compassionate, professional help for all. Services include clinical counseling, adult guardianship, pregnancy counseling, adoptions, credit and housing counseling, mediation, education, prescription assistance, and senior care.
CENTER FOR CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES
2021 Cunningham Drive, Suite 400, Hampton, VA 23666
Bus: 757-838-1960 Bus Fax: 757-838-3280
Provides counseling services to children, adults and families, which includes mental health, family violence counseling, youth violence prevention, financial debt counseling, childcare resources and referral.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES
150 Point O’Woods, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Bus: 757-566-3300 Bus Fax: 757-566-8977
Provides services to families of children, birth to age three, with developmental delays, disabilities, or risk factors; and training for early childhood professionals.
1311 Jamestown Road Suite 201, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Bus: 757-229-3306 Bus Fax: 757-229-3972
Recruits and trains advocates in order to provide abused or neglected children with safe and permanent homes.
DOWNTOWN HAMPTON CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
1306 Thomas Street, Hampton, VA 23669
Bus: 757-825-6200 Bus Fax: 757-825-6201
Nurtures young children, ages six weeks to five years, by providing affordable, quality preschool programs that develop the “whole child” and foster school readiness.
EDMARC HOSPICE FOR CHILDREN
516 London Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704
Bus: 757-967-9251 Bus Fax: 757-967-9124
Provides family-centered care of children with a catastrophic illness. Nursing, emotional support in child’s home. Parent/sibling support. Volunteers and bereavement care to family.
GIRL SCOUT COUNCIL OF COLONIAL COAST
912 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322
Bus: 757-547-4405 Bus. Fax: 757-591-7217
Promotes leadership development for girls in grades K through 12 by helping them discover, connect, and take action in their communities. Builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. Emphasis on services to at-risk and underrepresented members.
GLOUCESTER HOUSING PARTNERSHIP
Box 772, Hayes, VA 23072
Bus: 804-642-5158 Bus Fax: 804-648-4676
Recruits volunteers, materials, and donations to repair owner-occupied homes for low-income families and individuals living in Gloucester County.
GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS CARE CLINIC
6031 Industrial Drive, Gloucester, VA 23061
Bus: 804-210-1368 Bus Fax: 804-210-1369
Provides community-based healthcare for Gloucester and Mathews County residents who lack health insurance or enough income to pay for it. Also offers medical, dental and patient education.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
11011 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601
Bus: 757-596-5553 Bus Fax: 757-591-0455
Partners with area families, local government, businesses, faith groups, schools associations, individual volunteers and donors to build safe, affordable homes and also to repair homes for lower-income families
HAMPTON ROADS COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM (H.E.L.P)
2410 Wickham Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607
Provides education, training, work expereince, emergency services, and houseing counseling to eliminate poverty.
1320 LaSalle Avenue, Hampton, VA 23669
Bus: 757-727-2577 Bus Fax: 757-723-0649
Serves the homeless and those in crisis by providing shelter, food, financial assistance, medical and dental care.
HOSPICE HOUSE AND SUPPORT CARE OF WILLIAMSBURG
4445 Powhatan Parkway Williamsburg, VA 23188
Works to enhance the quality of living for those in the last phases of life and provide support for their loved ones.
HOUSING PARTNERSHIPS, INC.
115 Palace Lane, Williamsburg, VA 23187
Bus: 757-221-0225 Bus Fax: 757-221-0444
Provides housing repair services to low-income, sick or disabled individuals and families in the Historic Triangle.
1620 Old Williamsburg Road, Yorktown, VA 23690
Bus: 757-886-0608 Bus Fax: 757-369-3821
Using volunteer physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, administrative and reception staff, the clinic provides free medical exams, chronic care treatment, lab work, x-rays, dental care and free medication.
LINK OF HAMPTON ROADS
10413 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23601
Bus: 757-595-1953 Bus Fax: 757-595-3428
Protects children/ adults with and without disabilities; promotes self-sufficiency, provides shelter for homeless, permanent supportive housing, basic needs, food, clothing, and advocacy.
LITERACY FOR LIFE
PO Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187
Provides free one on one tutoiring and small group instruction in reasing, writing, math, ESL, work skills and health literacy.
NATASHA HOUSE, INC.
124 Goodwin Neck Road, Yorktown, VA 23692
Bus: 757-898-1993 Bus Fax: 757-898-0293
Transitional home for homeless women and children that empowers and equips them to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency.
PENINSULA AGENCY ON AGING
739 Thimble Shoals Boulevard, Suite 1006, Newport News, VA 23606
Bus: 757-873-0541 Bus Fax: 757-873-1437
Supports independence/dignity of elderly by advocating, arranging, or providing services including home-delivered and congregate meals, in-home care, care coordination, transportation, and information.
11832 Fishing Point Dr, Suite 200, Newport News, VA 23606
Bus: 757-283-5776 Bus Fax: 757-283-5779
Provides reading, writing and English language instruction to adults. Learner assessment, referral, and support services included. Services are free to eligible adults.
SALVATION ARMY, PENINSULA COMMAND
1033 Big Bethel Road, Hampton, VA 23666
Bus: 757-838-4875 Bus Fax: 757-827-8467
Christian ministry assists with food, rent, mortgage, utilities; shelters homeless veterans and families with children; and provides youth programs in scouting, team sports, and music.
SALVATION ARMY, WILLIAMSBURG VA
151 Kristiansand Dr #109, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Bus: 757-229-6651 Bus Fax: 757-221-0915
An evangelical part of the universal Christian church with the mission of preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ through social services, housing, and child services.
THE SAMARITAN GROUP
Masonic Lodge 6494 Main Street, Gloucester, VA 23061
Bus: 804-815-4108 Bus. Fax: 804-693-2216
Provides temporary financial assistance and financial counseling to residents of Gloucester County.
SMART BEGINNINGS VIRGINIA PENINSULA
321 Main St, Suite A, Newport News, VA 23601
Provides leadership to champion a collaborative system that provides high-quality care, education and health services to prepare children for Kindergarden.
13195 Warwick Boulevard, Unit 2C
Provides financial coaching, rent and utility assistance, food pantry services, transportation aid, resource refferals, and career assistance.
TRANSITIONS FAMILY VIOLENCE SERVICES
137 Kings Way, Hampton, VA 23669
Bux: 757-722-2261 Bux Fax 757-723-2717
Provides shelter, hotline, crisis intervention, case management, advocacy, counseling and self-sufficiency services to adult and child victims of family violence.
UNITED FOR FOOD*
5400 Discovery Park Blvd., Suite 104, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Bus: (757) 253-2264
Two monthly food distributions serving residents in Greater Williamsburg and West Point. Food distributions provide healthy food to low-income households serving a combined total of over 200 households or over 550 of individuals each month. Local businesses sponsor the food distributions each month to cover related costs.
UNITED WAY COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER (CRC)*
113 Palace Lane, Suite F, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Helpline: (757) 229-2222
Direct service and referral source to addresses emergency needs of food, clothing, rent and utility assistance in the community.
UNITED WAY HOME FOR GOOD PROGRAM*
5400 Discovery Park Blvd., Suite 104, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Bus: (757) 253-2264
Targets individuals and families facing barriers to securing permanent housing on their own, including credit issues, criminal history, and/or poor life skills including financial mismanagement and a lack of job skills or underemployment.
URBAN LEAGUE OF HAMPTON ROADS
5700 Thurston Avenue, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Bus: 757-627-0864 Bus Fax: 757-966-9613
Provides services and programs in education, employment, health, and housing to Hampton Roads communities through direct services, advocacy, research, policy analysis, community mobilization, and collaboration.
2520 58th Street, Hampton, VA 23661
Bus: 757-896-6461 Bus Fax: 757-896-8470
Helps individuals with developmental disabilities lead fulfilling lives by providing early childhood intervention, day support, employment, recreation, and community living services, and family support.
VIRGINIA PENINSULA FOODBANK
2401 Aluminum Avenue, Hampton, VA 23661
Bus: 757-596-7188 Bus Fax: 757-595-2507
Distributes food effectively through collaborative efforts that minimize hunger, promote nutrition and self-reliance through education.
WILLIAMSBURG FAITH IN ACTION
354 McLaws Cir # 2, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Fosters caring relationships between volunteers and seniors, physically disabled adults, or those with long-term health needs.
YMCA – PENINSULA METROPOLITAN
41 Old Oyster Point Road, Suite C, Newport News, VA 23602
Bus: 757-223-7925 Bus Fax: 757-223-7926
An association of members that nurtures the healthy development of children, encourages positive behavior in teens, strengthens families, and encourages and promotes active older adults.
*United Way Direct Service Provider