Service programming at AQ seeks to embolden students to put their faith into action. With guidance from the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, students are encouraged to foster the common good of their community by upholding the dignity of all people.


Dismas House of Hartford, VT is a community dedicated to supporting people transitioning out of the prison system. Our students help provide dinner for the Dismas community, as well as share a meal and conversation with them. Trips often take place on a weekday from 4-7PM.

Valley Terrace Assisted Living

Upper Valley Terrace is a community for senior citizens located in Norwich, VT. It provides housing for both people who are independent and people experiencing some form of memory loss. Students spend quality time with the residents during their visits. This trip is typically on Sundays from 2:40-5PM.

Upper Valley Haven

Upper Valley Haven is a non-profit organization in White River Junction, VT that provides temporary housing and other services for people who are experiencing homelessness, unemployment, or underemployment. There is housing for both individuals and families, as well as services for children. AQ students and staff cook and share a meal with the guests at UVH. Trips are on weekdays from 4-7PM.

David's House

David’s House functions as a ‘home-away-from-home’ for families of children who are receiving medical care at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC). AQ students and staff sometimes volunteer to prepare meals for the families staying at David’s House. More often, they bake special desserts to surprise the children staying there. Baking is often scheduled for a Friday night or Saturday morning.

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