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Helping KIDS and families SOAR
As a nonprofit social service organization, we do whatever it takes to empower high-risk children, their families and communities throughout Virginia. From addressing behavioral and emotional issues to finding foster homes, UMFS never gives up.Our Mission
When you make a donation to UMFS, you become an unwavering champion for high-risk children and families across the state of Virginia. Your donation makes a tremendous impact, empowering high-risk children to reach their full potential.
Consider monthly giving. Become part of a powerful network of unwavering champions who provide critical foundational support for UMFS, investing to create a brighter future for high-risk children.
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Support for foster and adoptive families.
24-hour therapeutic support for children with a variety of challenges.
Finding Their Forever Family
“Mr. Britt is unique,” reflected UMFS Family Support Specialist Melissa Lee. Michael Britt is a single father who created a loving home for his son Corjah, 14. In 2014, he got a call that would change his life, and dramatically expand his family.