Based in Alexandria VA, United Community Ministries (UCM) is one of the largest providers of human services in Fairfax County. UCM builds...
Based in Alexandria VA, United Community Ministries (UCM) is one of the largest providers of human services in Fairfax County. UCM builds strong families and strong communities, working on three levels to lift people out of poverty and isolation: 1 - Immediate Help. For people in crisis UCM provides food, financial aid, and counseling. 2 - Self-Sufficiency. Services such as job training, all-day early childcare education, transitional housing, and health and parental education help move people toward sustainability. 3 - Community Engagement: Our neighborhood centers, with after-school programs and leadership training, keep youth and families engaged in broader community networks. Committed, Compassionate, Caring.... UCM is a life-line for thousands of residents in need. Thanks to generous community support, when people come to UCM, we can give them help and the hope they need to build a better future.