Winter Shelters – Area shelters for those in need of overnight shelter are available throughout the Peninsula from November through March. Shelters are housed at various churches and rotate weekly. To find the shelter nearest you on a particular night, click on the following links. Williamsburg area – click here; Newport News – click here; Hampton – click here; Gloucester – click here.
SHARE Hampton Roads – a community building organization that offers nutritious food packages at discount prices. With two hours of volunteer service of your choice (in your community) you can purchase any of the SHARE packages. This program is for everyone and anyone – no qualifications, forms or membership fees. The food is ordered though a distribution center in the Maryland area, and NO Foodbank food is used in this program.To learn more about the next share day and locations, click here.
Four Oaks Day Service Center – Newport News – now open! – offering the daily delivery of social services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Newport News, VA. To review this month’s workshops and other programs being offered to clients, click here.
Care-a-Van – The Bon Secours Care-A-Van is a free medical service that provides general medical care to uninsured adults and children in Hampton Roads communities. Services include routine evaluation and treatment of common acute illnesses. To learn more and for monthly schedule, click here.
Greater Williamsburg Network of Care – The Greater Williamsburg Network of Care: A Guide to Health & Human Services is for individuals, families, active military, veterans, and providers to find comprehensive information about local and regional health and human services and programs. To learn more, click here.
Grief Support Groups – Bon Secours Bereavement Center offers a variety of support groups for families and caregivers. Groups are offered throughout the year. For schedule and to learn more, click here.
Care Coordination for Veterans & Their Families – The Virginia Veteran & Family Support Program provides resource referrals, care coordination, and supportive services to Virginia’s Veterans, National Guard, Reserves, family members and caregivers. To learn more, click here.
Dental Safety Net – Access Partnership recently updated Hampton Roads Dental Safety Net Listing. This listing includes site name, address, telephone, website, accepted insurance plans, co-payments, fees, eligibility criteria, and more!