Learn About Adoption

Volunteer Orientation


June 20, 2017 6/22/17 5:00 pm - 6/22/17 6:00 pm

Where: Richmond office

CHS is seeking volunteers to help out with our programs, special events, and other projects! If you’re interested in donating your time, please plan to attend our Volunteer Orientation. We will share about upcoming opportunities, the application process, and becoming a part of the CHS team.

PLEASE RSVP to Lauren Weidner by Monday, June 19th.

Please email Lauren Weidner to RSVP and confirm the time you will be in attendance.

The event will be held at CHS, 4200 Fitzhugh Ave., Richmond, VA 23230.

Read more about our Volunteer Program by clicking here.



September 12, 2017 9/12/17 5:00 pm - 9/12/17 6:00 pm


Richmond area

Learn about adopting children and teens ages 12 and older from foster care. Social workers will share about the process involved and the services provided to families. Attendees will be provided with educational literature to take home, and will have an opportunity to review photos of the children who are waiting for permanent, loving homes. This orientation will begin promptly at 5pm and the presentation will finish at 6pm.

The event will be held at the CHS office, 4200 Fitzhugh Avenue, Richmond, VA 23230. Please email Beverly Baker to register.

For more information about adopting children from foster care, please contact Beverly Baker. To schedule a time to learn more in person, please contact Laura Pitts.