Hope Begins Here Tours

The school is so geared toward your children’s development and family oriented as well. I love that.

Deondra, Children's Center Parent



See how Volunteers of America’s programs provide hope

Join us for a 1 hour tour to explore our programming, learn how we help our community, and how you can help us make a difference. Contact Valerie Hoak at 585-402-7218 or vhoak@voaupny.org to schedule your tour today.

Tour 1: Guest House Emergency Family Shelter (Rochester)

Over the last 10 years, VOA’s Guest House has served more than 2,000 homeless families. The first shelter in Rochester to accept entire families, VOA has always kept families intact while helping them address their housing crisis.

Tour 2: Children’s Center (Rochester)

For twenty years VOA’s Children’s Center has provided child care, early educational programs, after-school programs, and summer programs to city children aged 6 weeks through 12 years old.