Citizen Firearm Safety Course
This course is designed to educate the public on the safe handling and storage of firearms, and the issues that come with being a responsible firearm owner, as well as collect food items for local charities. This course will meet the training requirements for the Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit.
Learn more about the Citizen Firearm Safety Course
Inmate Work Force
The Inmate Work Force was established in order to provide a labor force for Roanoke County as well as give the selected inmates the opportunity to dispose of sentence time by working as a member of this program.
Learn more about our Inmate Work Force.
The Roanoke County Sheriff’s Office has participated in the Special Olympics fundraising for many years. Our deputies volunteer their time to participate in the Law Enforcement Torch Run, Poker Run, Polar Plunge and many more events. Each year our Sheriff's Office conducts its annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.
Learn more about our activities to benefit Special Olympics.
Child Health Investment Partnership of Roanoke Valley (CHIP)
CHIP of Roanoke Valley is an early childhood home visiting program that pairs low-income children, ages birth to kindergarten-entry, with a Community Health Nurse and Family Case Manager for health care coordination, developmental education, kindergarten preparation and regular child assessment and monitoring.
See our most recent Tug for Tots fundraising campaign to benefit CHIP.