News & Events
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- Phone: 317-686-9779
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.
November 28, 2016
A grant from The Glick Fund will be used to educate formerly incarcerated persons on how to manage their money.
October 14, 2016
Volunteers of America of Indiana Awarded Grant from the City of Indianapolis to Renovate Brandon Hall
Funds from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) will be used to provide a better home for homeless veterans and men and women transitioning out of prison or jail.
November 8, 2016
In order to more quickly find affordable housing for homeless veterans in Evansville, Volunteers of America of Indiana's case managers work with a local landlord.
September 30, 2016
Indiana has the second highest rate of parental incarceration in the nation. You can make an impact and reduce that number by volunteering to mentor mothers and fathers transitioning out of prison or jail.
September 1, 2016
To learn more about the addiction recovery center that Volunteers of America of Indiana provides for mothers with drug and heroin addictions, Congresswoman Brooks toured the Fresh Start Recovery Center.
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 31, 2016
On April 5th 2016, Volunteers of America Indiana will host a roundtable discussion about recidivism and community involvement at the Haughville Branch Public Library in Indianapolis from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Panel members will include volunteer mentors, and staff of Volunteers of America Indiana who have professional experience in reentry services. The event is free and open to the public.
January 30, 2017
Determined to establish a new life for her newborn daughter, Amber went to the Fresh Start Recovery Center, a residential drug addiction treatment center in Indianapolis, to fulfill her dreams of sobriety.
May 13, 2016
Elizabeth participated in the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program in Evansville, Max used to live at Brandon Hall in Indianapolis, and Randy found a job through the Homeless Veteran Reintegration Program in Fort Wayne. Watch their stories.
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.