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Category: Community Events

Free Health Fair – May 20th

The Northampton County YMCA is hosting a free Health Fair presented by Eastern Shore Rural Health on Saturday, May 10th from 9 AM to 1 PM at the Northampton County YMCA, 22257 Parson’s Circle, Cape Charles, VA 23310. This is a free event that is open to all. Activities include face painting, seed planting, line…
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A flyer for Get Your Taxes Done for Free: Nandua High School's VITA Program Offers IRS-Certified Help for Eligible Households

Free Tax Prep: Nandua’s VITA Program Offers IRS-Certified Help

Tax season can be overwhelming, but Nandua High School’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program is here to help eligible households with an income of less than $60,000 a year. This free program offers IRS-certified help from student volunteers, and appointments can be made from February 27 to April 4. Don’t miss out on this chance to get your taxes done for free and reduce the stress of tax season!

A flyer containing information on the Public Hearing for the Eastern Shore Rail to Trail project.

Public Hearing: ES Rail To Trail – 3/13

COME LEARN ABOUT THE PROPOSED PROJECT Register your interest in the proposed project to convert 46 miles of former railway between Cape Charles and Hallwood into a contiguous multi-use trail in Accomack and Northampton Counties. The purpose of the meeting is to seek the public’s input on the advancement of the project. The Commonwealth Transportation Board…
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A group of youth smiling at the camera with a big SMART Recovery Family & Friends logo on top.

SMART Recovery Family & Friends – Starts Mar. 22nd

Looking for support while dealing with a loved one’s addiction? We understand that it can be tough to be in a close relationship with someone who is struggling with addiction. It can feel isolating, frustrating, and painful. But you don’t have to go through it alone. Join our supportive group environment, where you can connect…
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Farm workers harvesting strawberries

Telamon Hosts Nat’l Long Sleeve Shirt Drive – March 25-31

Telamon is hosting the National Long Sleeve Shirt Drive on March 25-31! Last year they had great community support and reached their goal and were able to redistribute over 125 shirts to the local farmworkers. The National Long Sleeve Shirt Drive is an activity that is part of a larger awareness campaign, Farmworker Awareness Week…
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NAMI Coastal Virginia: Fostering Connection & Finding Hope

Mental health challenges can be isolating and overwhelming, but finding the right support can make all the difference. The Coastal Virginia branch of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) offers a variety of support groups for individuals and families who are dealing with mental health issues. These groups provide a safe and confidential space for…
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ACPS Child Check Developmental Screening – 2/8/23

You’re invited to the Accomack County Public Schools Child Check Developmental Screening event on Wednesday, February 8, 2023, at Kegotank Elementary School at 4 PM. Child check developmental screening is open to children, birth to school age, whose parents or guardians are residents of Accomack County. This includes children attending ACPS or private schools and…
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Annual PIT Count Flyer

It’s time for the annual Homeless Point-In-Time (PIT) Count on Wednesday, January 25. If you or someone you know are without housing on the night of January 25, call or visit one of the participating survey locations. What is the PIT? The PIT Count is a one-day snapshot of the people experiencing homelessness in our…
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Food Distribution – 12/10

Please share the attached information with your organization and those you serve in the community who might be in need of food assistance during this time.  Please contact Leslie Parker at the Foodbank if you have any questions.  Her number is 757-787-2557 or email lparker@foodbankonline.org.

Adopt-a-Resident Program

The Eastern Shore Area Agency on Aging/Community Action Agency is excited to announce our new “Adopt-a-Resident” program this holiday season. The program asks members of the community to shop for seniors by buying items from a list. Donated items will be delivered to residents at the long term care facilities throughout Accomack and Northampton Counties.…
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