A Place of New Beginnings is a faith based nonprofit re-entry program serving the needs of men and women released from the Chesapeake City jail.

Our Mission:

Inspired by Christ's compassion and in collaboration with community resources, A Place of New Beginnings offers support and direction to ex-prisoners providing an opportunity to re-enter society as productive and responsible citizens.

What We Do:

  • Identify re-entry candidates through an application process.
  • Initiate steps for re-entry during incarceration.
  • Provide mentors.
  • Develop a life recovery plan.
  • Coordinate needs through collaborative community relationships.
  • Rebuild and restore personal relationships.
  • Promote successful employment.
  • Establish safe housing.



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Transforming lives of prisoners reentering the community

Do You Want to Make a Difference?

  • Prayers: Become a prayer partner. Contact us to be put on our list.
  • Financial Support: Become a regular financial supporter through monthly donations or make a one time offering. Donate Below.
  • Support Fundraising Events: Email us to get on our mailing list.
  • Employment Partnerships: Become part of the collaborative community by providing employment opportunities for prisoners re-entering the community. Contact us for more information.
  • Volunteer: Become a mentor. Contact us to find out how.

Contact Us:

A Place of New Beginnings  
Mailing Address:
A Place Of New Beginnings
P.O. Box 2501
Chesapeake, VA 23327
Physical Address:
A Place Of New Beginnings
370 Johnstown Road
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Office: 757·752·0428 Email: info@aPlaceofNewBeginnings.org

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