Lutheran Family Services of Virginia

Our Mission

To expresses God’s love by providing services and assistance to empower communities, families and individuals in their journey to well-being.


  • Adoption
  • Counseling
  • Disabilities - Physical/Intellectual
  • Foster Care
  • Intellectual Disabilities (see Disabilities - Phys
  • Mental Health Services/Behavioral Issues
  • Mentoring


Lutheran Family Services helps children in foster care find temporary or permanent families, we strengthen families so that they remain strong and intact, we help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities live and thrive in their communities, we help children with emotional and behavioral challenges succeed academically, and we assist older adults and caregivers in a time of life transition.

Other Details

  • Accepts Volunteers: Yes, must be 18 or older
  • Ages: All
  • Fees: Yes, call for more information

More Information

For more information, please contact:
Lutheran Family Services of Virginia
Primary Contact: Tresha Lafon, Assistant Vice President of Program Operations
Secondary Contact: Nina Marino, Director of Adoption and Foster Care
4905 Dickens Road
Suite 202
Richmond, VA 23230

Phone: 804-288-0122
Phone: 800-359-3834
Fax: 804-716-6605
Email Lutheran Family Services of Virginia
Lutheran Family Services of Virginia Website

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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