Boys Home of Virginia

Our Mission

To help each resident strive toward becoming a productive member of society, by developing his potential, spiritually, mentally, physically and socially.


  • Assessments - Educational
  • Assessments - Mental Health
  • Education - Academic
  • Health Services - Hearing Impaired
  • Life Skills / Independent Living
  • Mental Health Services / Behavioral Issues
  • Residential Services
  • Sexual Assault
  • Tutoring
  • Youth Programs


Young men ages 6 through 17. Application and evaluation required. Medical insurance coverage is required.


All placements are made through an Intake Evaluation program which includes educational, psychological and behavioral evaluations.

Other Details

  • Accepts Volunteers: No
  • Ages: 6 to 17
  • Fees: Yes. There is a sliding fee scale. Generous scholarships are based on financial need

More Information

For more information please contact:
Boys Home of Virginia
Primary Contact: Donnie E. Wheatley, Executive Director
Secondary Contact: Lynda B. Specht, Admissions Coordinator
414 Boys Home Road
Covington, VA 24426-5518

Phone: 540-965-7700
Phone: 866-650-7700
Fax: 540-965-7702
Email Boys Home of Virginia
Boys Home of Virginia Website

Tuesday - Friday
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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