Stories

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  • Shelly's Story

    Housing and Veteran Services Story

    How an army veteran and mother of 5 went from staying at a domestic violence shelter to living independently and attending nursing school.

  • Jack and Joyce's Story

    Community Support Programs

    This story highlights our Grocery Delivery program in Northern Colorado that helps seniors stay safe in their homes while volunteers deliver their groceries weekly.

  • Tom's Story

    Hunger Services

    What makes Volunteers of America Colorado unique is how holistic our services are. We can help clients improve their lives and longevity by utilizing multiple programs to support their needs.

  • Earl & Carlos' Story

    Volunteer Programs

    Carlos and Mr. Earl prefer to spend their days serving others because the work gives just as much to them as it does to others-- volunteering at VOAC’s City Harvest and The VOA Mission gives them a purpose, a community and a best friend to serve alongside.

  • Alycia's Story

    More than just a home

    Alycia's story epitomizes how much someone's life can change when given a chance to thrive.

  • Robert's Story

    Robert can depend on Meals on Wheels

    Meals on Wheels is more than just a meal delivery service, it is about nurturing relationships and building a community to make sure everyone feels secure and significant.

  • APS Avenues Students Help Senior Citizen with Fall Yard Cleanup

    Students help senior citizen by cleaning up her yard.

    Students from APS Avenues, the district's alternative education program, stepped in to help a community member that was unable to rake her own leaves. They went above and beyond by cleaning out the woman's garden for the winter season.

  • Lowry adds to its attainable housing stock with apartments for all ages

    The Boulevard One Residences held an open house celebration on Tuesday.

    The Boulevard One Residences at Lowry would not be possible without our community partners. Volunteers of America and Denver Housing Authority partnered with the Lowry Redevelopment Authority, Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) , the City of Denver, the State of Colorado, FirstBank, Enterprise Partners, and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka to create a beautiful new 71-unit housing project for families.

  • Camp POSTCARD in the Colorado Rockies

    Graduation day was filled with celebrations and surprises

    Camp was a great success this summer and we are so thankful to everyone who helped make it possible. Check out this video on 9news from graduation day at Camp POSTCARD.

  • Care for the Caregiver

    Caring Companion Brightens Day for Older Neighbor and Family

    Caring Companion gives family caregiver a break while providing new friendships and socialization for the person being cared for.