Richmond, Va 23226
Office: (804) 308-5946

National Adoption Awareness Month 2019

2019 A Hand To Hold: 30 Kids in 30 Days Program Launch!

Meet Randall!

Meet Elyas!

Meet Kimberly!

Meet Ja’Mia!

Meet Jason and Sabrina!

Meet Deandre!

Meet Kymon!

Meet Autumn!

Meet Isaac!

Meet JoJo!

Meet Elijah!

Meet Caleb

Meet Briana!

Meet Destinee!

Meet Treazure!

Meet Mark!

Meet Josue!

Meet Vincent!

Meet Traverious!

Meet Ryan!

Meet Malik!

Meet Latoya!

Meet Sammie!

Meet Alyssa

Meet David!

Meet Aangel!

2019 A Hand To Hold: 30 Kids in 30 Days Past Features

Meet Joseph!

Meet Alex!

Meet Kenneth!

Meet Madison!

Meet Hannah!

Meet David!

Meet Ty’Asia!

Meet Malakai!

Meet Mark!

Meet Reign!

Meet Ashton!

Meet Alyssa!

Meet Jahmiel, Jai’len and Jade

Meet Johnnette!

Meet Maddox!

Meet Duqar!

Meet Vincent!

Meet Wayne!

Meet Sammie!

Meet Omarion!

Our Efforts

Call us  for more information on giving children a permanent, loving home!

Here are
just a few facts:

* There are over 5,500 youth in foster care

* There are over 1,100 youth who are legally free for adoption which is a significant improvement from last year

* There are over 200 youth are awaiting finalization.

*The majority of foster care youth available range in age from 8-17 years of age.

*VDSS is working collaboratively with Connecting Hearts to promote foster care youth for adoption, educate staff from local departments of social services and community partners.

* Post Adoption services are available in each of the five regions across the commonwealth for adoptive families and adopted youth.

*The Adoption Through Collaborative Partnerships contract assisted LDSS by serving over 800 youth and finalizing 266 adoptions last year, meeting 84% of their goals and moving foster youth to permanency.

Check here to see more kids available for foster-to-adoption!