News & Events
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June 14, 2017
Funds will be used expand the Fresh Start Recovery Center, a residential addictions treatment program for pregnant women and mothers of young children combating the opioid addiction epidemic.
April 13, 2017
The Annie E. Casey Foundation Awards Grant to Volunteers of America Indiana to Expand Family-Focused Recovery for Women
As part of its efforts to build brighter futures for vulnerable children, families, and communities across the country, the Annie E. Casey Foundation has provided a grant of $25,000 to Volunteers of America Indiana for its Fresh Start Recovery Center.
February 1, 2017
A 23-bed unit to provide essential substance abuse treatment for mothers and young children will likely open in late summer 2017.
August 14, 2017
Here's a list of 6 community service ideas you can do to help homeless veterans in your area.
May 1, 2017
Unfortunately, women who are addicted and pregnant often have to decide to either keep using drugs or lose their baby because they can’t find proper treatment. We want to change that through our Fresh Start Recovery Center.
April 4, 2017
This is an outline of addiction treatment options available to individuals who need professional treatment to stop using. It defines the difference between detox, inpatient treatment, residential services, outpatient treatment, and medication-assisted treatment.
May 16, 2017
Come to our educational women's conference on June 10 for lunch; workshops on mental, spiritual, financial, and physical well-being; and connect with local resources.
February 3, 2017
Event proceeds will pay to expand the Fresh Start Recovery Center to triple treatment capacity for mothers seeking residential drug addiction treatment in Indiana.
August 26, 2016
This open mic night will provide an opportunity for individuals to share their stories of incarceration.
March 23, 2017
On March 16, 2017 Volunteers of America of Indiana had a great fundraiser to fund the expansion of the Fresh Start Recovery Center. HUGE thanks to the Whitsett family for letting us have it at their home.
March 7, 2016
Even though Mr. Hatfield spent a lot of time in prison, people in his community still found the compassion to mentor him and teach him how to live a better life.
January 21, 2016
Two participants of the Second Chance Mentoring Program at STRIVE Indy in Indianapolis discuss what they learned and how they benefited from the program.