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
Dedicated to improving the lives of young people through leadership, enrichment, and civic engagement programs.
AMERICAN RED CROSS
1323 W. Pembroke Ave, Hampton, VA 23661
Bus: 757-838-7320 Bus Fax: 757-838-7091
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
Proudly serving adults with disabilities since 1976 with programs and activities to enhance their quality of life by providing educational, wellness, vocational training, advocacy and respite for caregivers.
757-258-5022 (WMBG), 804-725-0400 (Middle Pen.), 757-258-5051 (24-hour helpline)
P.O. Box 6805 Williamsburg, VA 23188
Avalon Center works to end domestic and sexual violence by breaking the cycle of abuse through education, prevention, shelter and support services in the greater Williamsburg and Middle Peninsula communities. 24/7 crisis helpline, emergency shelter and community-based safe houses, counseling and support groups, legal advocacy, hospital accompaniment, supervised visitation and exchange and prevention programs for all ages.
BACON STREET YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES
247 McLaws Circle, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Bus: 757-253-0111 Bus Fax: 757-253-2884
Provides clinical counseling, wrap-around services, and school- and community-based programs for teens, young adults, and their families to prevent and treat substance abuse and mental health issues.
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
746 Adams Dr, Room 10, Newport News, VA 23601
Matches youth with an adult mentor, in a professional supported relationship, to build social skills, increase academic achievement and create healthy lifestyles.
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
To inspire and enable all youth, especially those who needs us most, to realize their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens.
C. WALDO SCOTT CENTER FOR HOPE
3100 Wickham Ave, Newport News, VA 23607
Bus: 757-244-9223 Bus Fax 757-244-9232
Provides the resources and support needed for youth and adults to enhance their education, life skills, health and employment.
CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF EASTERN VIRGINIA
12829 Jefferson Ave, Auite 101, Newport News, VA 23607
Bus: 757-456-2366 Bus Fax: 757-456-2367
Provides 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, and substance abuse counseling and training.
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.
3917 A2 Midlands Rd. Williamburg, VA 23188
Bus: 757-229-3306 Bus Fax: 757-229-3972
Recruits, trains and supports court Advocates so that abused or neglected children can have the opportunity to thrive in 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.
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.
GIRL SCOUT COUNCIL OF COLONIAL COAST
912 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322
Bus: 757-547-4405 Bus. Fax: 757-591-7217
Result driven with a goal of helping build girls of courage, confidence and character. Girl Scouts offers a safe environment for girls to expand their world.
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 at no cost to the homeowner.
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. Also offers medication and patient health education.
GOODWILL OF CENTRAL AND COASTAL VIRIGINA
1911 Saville Row, Hampton, VA 23666
Provides personalized workforce development, training and placement services for individuals who face employment challenges.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
11011 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601
Bus: 757-596-5553 Bus Fax: 757-591-0455
Habitat partners with the local community to build strength, stability and self-reliance for low- to moderate-income families through construction of affordable housing and exterior home repairs.
HAMPTON ROADS COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM (HRCAP)
2410 Wickham Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607
Provides education, training, work experience, emergency services, and housing counseling to eliminate poverty.
1320 LaSalle Avenue, Hampton, VA 23669
Bus: 757-727-2577 Bus Fax: 757-723-0649
Works to serve the homeless and those in crisis by providing shelter, food, financial assistance, and medical and dental assistance.
HOSPICE HOUSE AND SUPPORT CARE OF WILLIAMSBURG
4445 Powhatan Parkway Williamsburg, VA 23188
Cares for people at the end of life, offers extensive bereavement programs to comfort the bereaved and provides community-based end-of-life education for caregivers.
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
Provides winter shelter, year-round veteran shelters, permanent supportive housing for individuals and families with disabilities and emergency resources to people experiencing housing and basic supply insecurities.
LITERACY FOR LIFE
PO Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187
Provides free one on one tutoring and small group instruction in reading, 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 the independence/dignity of the 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 math tutoring for adults, and English and citizenship classes for English language learners.
SALVATION ARMY OF THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
1033 Big Bethel Road, Hampton, VA 23666
Bus: 757-838-4875 Bus Fax: 757-827-8467
Assists with food and rent; shelter for homeless families; and provides community building programs for youth, adults, and seniors.
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
11832 Canon Blvd, Suite F, Newport News, VA 23606
Champions a collaborative system that provides high-quality early care, education and health services to prepare children for success.
13195 Warwick Boulevard, Unit 2C
Faith-based coalition helping Peninsula families through hardship with critical bill assistance, financial coaching, and food.
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.
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
Serves people with developmental and other disabilities in early childhood, day support, community living, and employment programs.
VIRGINIA PENINSULA FOODBANK
2401 Aluminum Avenue, Hampton, VA 23661
Bus: 757-596-7188 Bus Fax: 757-595-2507
Leads the effort for a hunger-free community through food assistance programs and collaborative partnerships.
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 OF THE VIRGINIA PENINSULA
41 Old Oyster Point Road, Suite C, Newport News, VA 23602
Bus: 757-223-7925 Bus Fax: 757-223-7926
At the Y, we strengthen the foundations of our community through our focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.