Volunteers of America

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Brotherly Love: Apartment Starter Kit Helps The Homeless

Volunteers of America, or VOA for short, serves 13,000 people, many homeless, every year.

07/22/2015

Photo Courtesy of Michael Newcombe

Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe’s Struggle Post Military Life

When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.

10/23/2014

A "tent city" in Camden, New Jersey. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Homeless People In Camden Tent City Wonder If ‘Spring Cleaning’ Includes Them

Debate has begun, again, on how to handle residents of a homeless tent city in Camden.

04/11/2014

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Homeless Shelter For Veterans Opens in Camden, NJ

The $4-million facility is attached to the Volunteers of America offices on Atlantic Avenue in Camden, and will provide much-needed support to homeless veterans.

12/12/2012