The Hampton Roads region boasts one of the largest military-connected populations in the nation – over 400,000 veterans, active duty members and their families. When our military neighbors are in need, Mission United Hampton Roads stands ready to help, connecting them to community organizations that can provide relief. Mission United, a collective impact initiative spearheaded by the United Way of South Hampton Roads, is a free program that coordinates community services for active duty service members, veterans and their families, connecting them to affordable housing, job training, health care and other resources through a single entry point to the help they need.
Mission United serves the Hampton Roads military and veteran population including:
- Active duty service members from all five branches, including the Reserves and National Guard
- Military retirees
- Military spouses and dependents
- Veterans of any era with any discharge
Read the story: United in a Noble Mission
Through Mission United, Hampton Roads’ proven pride in its military population can transition into active and effective support.