Northern Virginia Family Service

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Basic Information

Address: 10455 White Granite Dr. Suite 100 Oakton, VA 22124 This address is for our Headquarters location. We also have several other sites throughout NOVA.
Phone Number: 571.748.2500
Fax Number: 703.385.5176
Director: Karen Horowitz, Director of Volunteer Engagement

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Northern Virginia Family Service
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Additional Information

Causes Served: Community Housing, Homelessness, Workforce Development, Youth Initiatives, Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention, Child Placement Services, Early Childhood Services, Health & Mental Health Access, Legal Services, Anti-Hunger Programs
Background Check: Yes
Population Served: 35,000 clients across Northern Virginia
Ages for Volunteer: 16+ to volunteer independently. 12-15 with a parent or guardian.
Hours of Service: Varies by opportunity
Minimum Hours Required: Varies by opportunity
Days of Service: Varies by opportunity
Mission Statement:

To empower individuals and families to improve their quality of life, and to promote community cooperation and support in responding to family needs.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Northern Virginia Family Service’s (NVFS) breadth, depth and scope of services offer the resources and support to ensure that everyone in need, at every stage of life, maximizes their potential and fully contributes to a thriving community. We provide the essential building blocks for financial, emotional and physical well-being, serving as leaders and innovators for the Northern Virginia community. Every year, we empower 35,000 individuals to achieve self-sufficiency. With these essential resources, our community is better equipped for future success and engagement among all of our neighbors.

Program History:

We've been serving Northern Virginia since our inception in 1924.

Additional Information:

Everyone has the opportunity to be a part of our success. Contribute your talents, skills and resources to help families reach their full potential. You can always make a positive difference and directly impact our mission.

Take a look at our volunteer opportunity search tool to see what role could fit for you!