About

Helping KIDS and families
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Mission

UMFS is an unwavering champion for high-risk children and families, collaborating with communities to help them reach their full potential.

Vision

Creating a world where caring, opportunity and generosity are passed on from generation to generation — empowering all children to contribute to society as engaged citizens.

What We Do

Healing the Whole Family

UMFS is a nonprofit agency that provides a comprehensive array of programs to meet the needs of high-risk children and parents to enable them to overcome challenging circumstances and succeed. A national leader in helping children, we also proactively identify unmet social service needs throughout Virginia and develop appropriate partnerships to address them.

Leadership

Guided by Passionate Professionals

UMFS is known for a dedicated, experienced and respected staff at every point in our organization. We work as a team to get results, one child at a time.

Locations

Richmond Campus
Child & Family Healing Center

3900 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230
804.353.4461
804.355.2334
richmond@umfs.org

Services
  • Intensive Residential Treatment
  • Specialized Education – Charterhouse School
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoption Services
  • Adoptive Family Preservation
  • Intensive Recruitment
  • Intensive Care Coordination
  • Family Support Partners
  • Project LIFE
Northern Virginia Regional Center

5400 Shawnee Road
Suite 303
Alexandria, VA 22312
703.941.9008
703.750.0621
nova@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoption Services
  • Extreme Recruitment
  • Project LIFE
Leland House

13525 Leland Road
Centreville, VA 20120
703.222.3558
703.803.7130
leland@umfs.org

Services
  • Short-term Crisis Stabilization for Fairfax County
Farmville Office

306 East Third Street
Suite B
Farmville, VA 23901
434.391.9076
434.391.9077
farmville@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoptive Family Preservation
  • Therapeutic Mentoring
  • Project LIFE
Fredericksburg Regional Center

1320 Central Park Boulevard
Suite 310
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
540.898.1773
540.898.5523
fredericksburg@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoption Services
  • Adoption Support
  • Community-based Services
Lynchburg Regional Center

2420 Memorial Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24501
434.846.2002
434.846.3535
lynchburg@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoptive Family Preservation
  • Extreme Recruitment
  • Therapeutic Mentoring
  • Project LIFE
Tidewater Regional Center

5301 Robin Hood Road,
Suite 122
Norfolk, VA 23513
757.490.9791
757.490.8324
tidewater@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Intensive Care Coordination
  • Adoption Services
  • Adoptive Family Preservation
  • Extreme Recruitment
  • Therapeutic Mentoring
  • Project LIFE
South Central Regional Center

828 North Mecklenburg Avenue
Suite B
South Hill, VA 23970
434.447.8630
434.447.8650
southhill@umfs.org

Services
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Adoption Services
  • Adoptive Family Preservation
  • Extreme Recruitment
  • Therapeutic Mentoring
  • Project LIFE
Charterhouse School

3900 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230
804.239.1080
info@chs4u.org

Services
  • Specialized Education
Charterhouse School–Edinburg

508 Picadilly Street
Edinburg, VA 22824
540.984.6266
info-edinburg@chs4u.org

Services
  • Specialized Education

Our Impact

Passion Unleashes Greatness

UMFS is dedicated to creating a world where caring, opportunity and generosity are passed on from generation to generation. Through our five core values, we do whatever it takes to help children and families in need.

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History

Our roots go back more than a century. The breadth of our services and scope of our reach has grown continuously.

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Our retirement community in Richmond offers seniors 55 and over comfortable, affordable housing.

 
 

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