Provides consumer information, takes consumer complaints, evaluates charities, and provides arbitration in consumer disputes. Offers information about companies before the consumer does business with them, and provides information to facilitate intelligent buying decisions. Assists consumers with complaints; complaints must be in writing.
• Sponsors programs and retreats for children with cancer and their families.
• Provides resources, information, leading library, training, consultation for those affected by autism.
• Educational outreach program of Virginia’s Land Grant Universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State.
• Local Workforce Centers assist individuals with their job search, including job referral and placement, referral to training, and job search skill building activities. • VEC staff can also assist employers by screening and referring applicants for job vacancies, providing critical labor market information for business and economic planning, and coordinating Employer Advisory Committee activities across the state.
• Connects people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, or speech-impaired people with standard telephone users. • Offers many features for Spanish users, including Spanish-to-English and English-to-Spanish translation and Speech-To-Speech.
• Public, state operated education program offering day program and residential services for children with hearing and/or visual impairments. • Provide consultation and evaluation of children to local school systems, parents and other agencies. • Provide training to professionals who work with people with hearing and/or visual impairment.
An online resource for job-seekers. Sponsored by the Commonwealth of the Virginia.
Private, not-for-profit organization providing shelter to transients and alcoholic. Offer a 7-month in-house Bible-based rehabilitation program. Offer assistance in finding employment and transition into society.
A program operated by the Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services. Provides comprehensive, rehabilitative, and educational services to prepare persons with disabilities for employment and optimum independence in community living. Offers an education/employment division, health services division, rehabilitation service division, and communication services for the deaf division.
For Concern Hotline calls, dial any of these local numbers:
Clarke, Frederick, Winchester County
Shenandoah County
Page County
Warren County