Services

"I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it." -Maya Angelou

What is the VB Strong Center?

The VB Strong Program is a grant funded service that offers support, resources, and/or case management services at no cost to the victims of the 5/31/19 shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. Because the grant is time limited, the goal of the VBSC team is to work with you to address your immediate needs of and making a connection with other services and providers to provide long term care and support.

 

Who is Eligible?

Victims & Their Family & Loved Ones

Victims who witnessed and were directly involved in the tragic event of 5/31, as well as, their family and loved ones.  To find out more please click on the link.

 

First Responders

First responders and individuals that was part of the recovery efforts in the hours and days after. To find out more please clink on the link.

 

City of Virginia Beach Employees

  1. City of Virginia Beach Employees please feel free to contact us at 757-507-7200 or send as an email at vbstrongcenter@sentara.com for more information. We will work with you to gather information for you and help identify the resources, activity, or programs you need.
  2. Please click on the link to visit our events page: https://thevbstrongcenter.org/events/ as anyone can participate in one of our classes and/or group programs.

Community Members

  1. Community Members we will work with you on a one-to-one basis to identify your needs and the best resources that meet your needs. To find out more about our services please call us at 757-507-7200 or send an email to vbstrongcenter@sentara.com.
  2. Anyone can participate in a class, activity, and/or group programs. Please click on the link to visit our events page: https://thevbstrongcenter.org/events/.