provide basic human services and health

About Us

GoochlandCares has been a safety net for our community since 1952.
Our mission is to provide basic human services and health care to our Goochland neighbors in need. GoochlandCares envisions an equitable community in which all persons have their basic needs met, empowering them to lead lives of self-dignity and well-being.

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Get Involved

Make a difference in your neighbors’ lives by donating your time, talents, or services. Learn more about our volunteer opportunities and how to apply today.

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Your Gift Matters

Join us in serving our neighbors whose lives are impacted by poverty. Your financial support truly makes a difference. We have supporters that make one-time donations or annual pledges. Learn more about the different ways you can donate today


I shop at the Food Pantry every week and I use my credits at the Clothes Closet to get household items and clothes. For the first time in my life, I get regular dental care. Last year, Financial Assistance paid a utility bill. I would not have been able to keep the electricity on that month. Coming here is like coming to see friends.
When I think about GoochlandCares, it puts a smile on my face.”

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We’re Here for You

We recognize that everyone’s situation and needs are different. Our twelve programs allow us to meet individual client’s needs. GoochlandCares delivers quality, client-centered services with compassion and dignity.

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Winter 2024 Newsletter

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Fall 2023 Newsletter

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October is Domestic Violence Month

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