Support Groups: Central Virginia
|Topic||Cost||Childcare||Contact Number||Website/e-mail||Open To|
|City of Petersburg||Petersburg Social Svcs.||Mildred Reavis||TBA||Foster Parent Training||804-861-4720||Resource Families|
|Northumberland County/Norton City||TBA||Georgia Sprague||TBA||Foster Parent Training||804-580-3477||Resource Families|
|Middlesex County||Gloucester Social Svcs Office||Rebecca Morgan||TBA||Foster Parent Training||804-758-2348||Mathews, Glousester & Middlesex Co. Residents|
|Dinwiddie/Essex Counties||TBA||Doretha Towns||TBA||Foster and Adoption||804-469-4524||
Dinwiddie/Essex County Families
|JFS Richmond||Richmond||monthly||Adoption||$5 per mtg||yes||804-282-5644||website||the public|
|Resolve||Richmond||Crystal Sanders||monthly||exploring adoption||804-744-5202||the public|
|Adoptive Families Del Sol||Richmond area||Crystal Sanders||monthly||outing||804-744-5202||families w/ child. Of Latino descent|
|UMFS Central Region Support Group||3900 W Broad St., Richmond||First Thursday of every month
|yes||UMFS foster parents|
|C2Adopt Lunch support group||8100 Three Chopt Rd, Richmond||Every third Tuesday 12:30-2pm||Adoption||800-690-4206||Adoptive parents|
Getting Started Manual
Need help getting a NewFound Families chapter and support network started in your community? Call on NewFound Families for assistance.
Cate Newbanks, Executive Director, is available to meet with a steering committee in every community in Virginia to assist in planning for local chapter and support network development. NewFound Families also provides a manual with suggestions on how to "get started."
Please let us know how we can help!