Therapeutic Foster Care

 

Safe, loving foster care for children with unique needs 

We offer a specialized form of foster care designed for children who have an identified emotional or behavioral condition. We place these children of all ages in safe, loving homes, with parents who are able to respond to their unique needs.

Families in Therapeutic Foster Care have an unsurpassed support system from our staff with on-call services available around the clock, onsite counseling, and a staffed nurse to assist with any medical needs that arise.Young_mixed_family

Children and adolescents in this program receive:

    • Assessment Services
    • Individual and Family Therapy
    • Group Skills Activities
    • Crisis Support
    • Psychiatric Services
    • Case Management
    • Wraparound or other In-Home Services

We offer foster parents in this program:

    • A Monthly Tax-free Stipend
    • Ongoing Training
    • Foster Parent Advisory Counsel
    • On-call Services 24/7 for Crisis Support
    • Short-term Foster Care
    • Five Paid Respite Care Days Per Year

 The goal of this program is to return the child to a level of functionality which allows them to transition into traditional foster care, adoption, or be returned to their biological home.

Apply today!

For more information, contact us at (434) 455-3632 or TFC@humankind.org.

*We are licensed through the Virginia Department of Social Services and Virginia Department of Mental Health