International Chaplains of America, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose vision and focus is on providing spiritual needs of the members' of law enforcement agencies and people in our communities. As a chaplaincy organization we provide our services to two main groups which will then give their services to anyone in the community.
1. Any public or private institution that may require the need of a volunteer Chaplain for any ceremonies, or urgent situation.
2. Recruit and Train members of the Church interested in becoming a volunteer Chaplain through ICA.
International Chaplains of America are members of the following organizations
Partners in Preparedness
Established in 2011, Partners in Preparedness is a nationally recognized program that supports organizations in preparing their employees, services, and facilities for emergencies.
Volunteers in police service
The Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) Program works to enhance the capacity of state and local law enforcement to utilize volunteers. VIPS serves as a gateway to resources and information for and about law enforcement volunteer programs. Funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, VIPS is managed and implemented by the International Association of Chiefs of Police.
State emergency registry of volunteers in pennsylvania
Servpa is emergency system for the registration of a volunteer for the state of Pennsylvania.
The president's volunteer service award
The President's Volunteer Service Award is a civil award bestowed by the President of the United States. Established by executive order by George W. Bush, the award was established to honor volunteers that give hundreds of hours per year helping others through the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation.
National Sheriffs' Association
The National Sheriffs' Association is a U.S. trade association. Its stated purpose is to raise the level of professionalism among U.S. sheriffs, their deputies and others in the fields of criminal justice and public safety.
National neighborhood watch
Neighborhood Watch is one of the oldest and best-known crime prevention concepts in North America. In the late 1960s, an increase in crime heightened the need for a crime prevention initiative focused on residential areas and involving local citizens. The National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) responded, creating the National Neighborhood Watch Program in 1972 to assist citizens and law enforcement.
GLOBAL SOCIETY OF HOMELAND AND NATIONAL SECURITY PROFESSIONALS
GSHNSP brings together Homeland Security and National Security Professionals from friendly nations so that they may share information. We have a common goal of insuring that our homelands are safe, secure, and resilient against terrorism and other hazards, whether man made or natural, and to protect our interests and ways of life.