Our Vision: We envision the creation, sustainment, and advancement of holistic programming that supports economic development and offers solutions for unemployment, affordable housing, and the reduction of the rate of recidivism to poverty and imprisonment. Amenities and Services: 38 bed facility with Food Bank, Job Search, Showers, Clothing Bank, Washers/Dryers, and Case Management, and easy access to Public Transportation. 75% of our Veteran clients have been enrolled in the VRAP program and are enrolled in the Richmond Technical School with curriculums such as welding, plumbing, or HVAC. LVS has a collaboration with Focused Outreach Richmond to provide Employment Assistance for our clients. LFS collaborated with a generous volunteer base that serves hot meals every day of the year for our clients. Our Mission: To provide food, shelter and the power to change for individuals in crisis. Assistance: 100% of our Veteran clients receive benefits, counseling and transportation to the VA Medical Center here in Richmond for appointments. 83% percent of our clients are assisted to self-sufficiency and permanent housing within 12 months. LVS partners with various organizations with accredited curriculums on life skills such as budgeting, conflict resolution, health and wellness, and credit repair to name a few.
|Classification||Housing, Shelter, Human Services, Veterans & Military|
|Primary Contact Name||Jay Patrick|
|Primary Contact Position||CEO|
|Address||1201 Hull Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23224|