News & Events
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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.
November 28, 2016
A grant from The Glick Fund will be used to educate formerly incarcerated persons on how to manage their money.
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.
February 28, 2017
With unique features such as providing residential beds for our clients' children, our Fresh Start Recovery Center has an above average successful discharge rate.
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.
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.
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.
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 start her path of recovery and 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.