We provide help where it’s needed most—for at-risk youth, ex-offenders, pre-school children, pregnant women, or for anyone in our communities who wants to improve his or her life or needs a second chance.

Comprehensive Health Investment Project (CHIP)

CHIP provides parent education and health-focused home visits to Medicaid-eligible families, with young children, and pregnant women.

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

CASA provides trained volunteers who represent the best interests of abused or neglected children as court assigned advocates. People Inc.’s CASA of Culpeper, an expansion of the 28th Judicial District, is currently seeking volunteer advocates. To apply to become a CASA in Culpeper, please complete this application>.

Domestic Violence Shelter and Outreach Program

Provides temporary emergency shelter, supportive services, and advocacy to help victims of domestic violence and/or sexual assault.  A 24-hour crisis hotline offers immediate counseling and support. State hotline: 1-800-838-8238

Virginia Community Action Re-Entry Solution
(Virginia CARES)

Virginia CARES helps ex-offenders and their families make the transition from prison to life in the community. Services include pre-release life skills, post-release referrals to community service providers, and help in securing employment. Watch Video >

Project Discovery

A drop-out prevention and college access preparatory program for high school students that arranges college campus visits, provides academic support counseling, goal-oriented workshops, SAT fee waivers and test preparation, and information on financial aid and college admissions.
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Improving Scholars

Twice weekly tutoring and mentoring services for middle and high school students.

Empowering Culpeper Food Distribution

Empowering Culpeper, an all-volunteer program, hosts a food distribution for Culpeper and area communities on the third Saturday of every month at the Culpeper United Methodist Church from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Visit our Facebook page for more information or contact empoweringculpeper@peopleinc.net.

Upcoming distribution dates:
February 20
March 20
April 17
May 15
June 19
July 17
August 21
September 18
October 16
November 20
December 18

Internet Connectivity Program

If you’ve been impacted by the pandemic and are in need of internet service, People Inc. may be able to pay for up to six months of service! Our Internet Connectivity Specialist will work with clients to help pay past due payments and set up new accounts. Call 833-962-2039 for more information and to apply. This service is available in all 16 cities and counties People Inc. serves.


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