James House

24 Hour Crisis Hotline24/7 Hotline: (804) 458-2840

About Us

James House is the only accredited nonprofit organization helping people affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking in the Greater Tri-Cities Region.

This includes the cities of Colonial Heights, Hopewell, and Petersburg, and the counties of Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Surry, Sussex, including Fort Lee. All of our services are trauma informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and Spanish. We are governed by a Board of Directors who believe in our mission.

Board of Directors

Ms. Marie Vargo, ChairpersonDept. of Corrections
Mr. Nelson SamotMesser, LLC
Mrs. Betsy DrewryPrince George County
Mrs. Kimberly ThayerAshland Chemical
Mr. David ParkerAtlantic Constructors, Inc.
The Honorable Brenda Ebron-BonnerCentral State Hospital
Chief Kamran AfzalHopewell Police Department

Ex Officio Board Members

Riley E. IngramFormer Delegate 62nd District of Virginia
Rosalyn DanceFormer Senator 16th District of Virginia
William F. “Bill” GandelFormer Prince George Board of Supervisors
Delegate Lashrecse Aird63rd District of Virginia

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