Our mission is to inspire hope through our ministry of service by providing individuals and families with tools to improve their quality of life. Our vision is a safe, healthy, and productive community where families are strengthened and people live with dignity.
What We Do
Volunteers of America Southwest provides education, behavioral health, housing, and veterans services to over 13,000 children, adults, and families annually in San Diego, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Imperial Counties.
How Your Contributions Matter
Each year, Volunteers of America Southwest serves over 13,000 individuals, children, and families in the areas of education, behavioral health, and housing. Our programs offer assistance in San Diego County, Imperial County, and Southern California’s Inland Empire.
Careers & Volunteers
Vulnerable has many faces – a family member, a friend, a neighbor. Volunteers of America's goal is to help create a path to a more vibrant, productive, and purposeful life. Supporters like you have helped to co-create thousands of life-changing success stories.
Join us in our mission to turn around the lives of those in our community who need it most! With your generous donation, you can give hope to a veteran struggling with PTSD, provide a child the education they need to succeed, or transform the life of an individual suffering from addiction!
Still have questions? Whether you need more information about our programs or want to explore collaborative partnerships with our organization, you can reach us by phone or email. We're also on social media, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube!
On a single night in January 2016, state and federal agencies reported an estimated 40,000 homeless veterans.