Who are we?

Innisfree Village is a fully licensed, residential community with adults with intellectual disabilities. Founded in 1971, this nonprofit, nonsectarian, therapeutic farm community is located on 550 acres in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains outside the university town of Charlottesville, Virginia.


Our Mission

We are dedicated to a lifesharing model of living which means that residents and their volunteer caregivers live as families in the community's 15 houses. In this close-knit environment, people develop profound relationships based on mutual needs, respect, and love.

JOB OPENING: Volunteer Recruitment & Communications Coordinator

Innisfree Village is now hiring for a Volunteer Recruiter and Communications Coordinator. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to do meaningful work, meet people from all over the world, and be a part of an amazing organization. We are a passionate community looking for people who want to live life alongside people with disabilities, and create connections that will last a lifetime. Application deadline is November 15th.

View the job description: Volunteer Recruitment & Communications Coordinator

Apply to become a volunteer:

1. Chat with us!

Fill out our inquiry form to chat with our volunteer coordinator about becoming an Innisfree volunteer!

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2. Fill out an application

NEW: We now have volunteer application deadlines! Our next deadline is November 1st for a January arrival date.

Come volunteer!

Volunteers come for a minimum of one year to experience the give and take of a shared home and work environment alongside residents with intellectual disabilities.

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