Programs

Our association works in cooperation with other local agencies to ensure that our programs do not duplicate those already in place. The five programs currently administered from our office are:

Emergency Assistance Program

IOA provides assistance to those who are faced with a utility cutoff or eviction/foreclosure from their home, and groceries and other basic necessities (toiletries, etc.) for those who lack the ability to buy them.

Interfaith Rebuilds

Interfaith Rebuilds offers simple home repairs for financial needy homeowners in Central Virginia whoa re elderly, disabled, or veterans.

Emergency Heating Assistance Program for the Elderly (EHAPE)

IOA provides heating assistance to those 60 years of age or older, who are on a fixed income and have no means to improve their situation.

Furniture and Furnishings Program

IOA provides good, usable furniture to those who are unable to afford the cost of basic furnishings.

Progressive Release Program

IOA provides current and former inmates life skills counseling to help them successfully reintegrate into society.

Vision Information and Programs (VIP)