Every Child Deserves a Home.

Our mission is to build strong permanent families and lifelong relationships for Virginia’s at-risk children and youth.


Donate Now! Get Started!

Nahdiyah - Participant in My Path Forward program

Paul - Adopted from foster care in 2021/p>

The Mintz Family - Participants in the Post Adoption program

2022 Anniversary Celebration

Join us for our 2022 Anniversary Celebration!

Thursday, May 12th from 5:00pm-9:00pm at Main Line Brewery in Richmond, VA.

Details and ticket info here.

My Path Forward

Empowering Former Foster Youth

My Path Forward provides foster youth who “aged out” of the system without being adopted with housing, trauma-informed counseling, and critical supports to help them achieve independence.

Learn More

Apply Now



Waiting Children

Over 700 children are available for adoption right now. But time is running out. Childhood doesn’t last forever. You can end the wait. Adopt a child from foster care.



Meet Our Waiting Children

Get Started

What Is Family?

Children in foster care are removed from unsafe families. Then they have no family. Their future is unknown. They may not even be adopted. What happens when teens aren’t adopted?

Watch The “What Is Family?” Video

© 2022 Children's Home Society of Virginia | PO Box 6266 Richmond, VA 23230 4200 Fitzhugh Avenue Richmond, VA 23230 | Privacy Statement | EIN: 54-0505884

PHONE: 804.353.0191 | FAX: 804.353.7451 | EMAIL: info@chsva.org