Having a formalized training will assist in our volunteer retention efforts. Clear expectations and knowledge of how volunteers fit into the success of our mission are shown to improve length of service among volunteers and also encourages word of mouth support from volunteers.
To empower individuals and families to improve their quality of life and to promote community cooperation and support in responding to family needs.
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 42,000 individuals to achieve self-sufficiency. With these essential resources, our community is better equipped for future success and engagement among all of our neighbors.