To reach children in high-risk situations to prevent delinquency, substance abuse, and emotional disturbances.
Counseling - Individual/Family/Group
Education - Special
Life Skills/Independent Living
Accepts volunteers?: Yes, 21
Comments: Patrick Henry Family Services is a charitable, nonprofit children's home designed to provide boys and girls with a Christian substitute home. This residential child care program reaches out a loving hand to children from broken and disrupted homes that can no longer meet their needs. Additionally, we provide substitute Christian residential care of children at risk for delinquency but not yet demonstrating any severe difficulties.
Eligibility: Applications for admission are made by a parent or guardian and extensive investigations are made in each case. Approval for admission is based on urgency of need and the ability of the program to meet the needs of that particular child. Telephone and self referrals accepted. Walk-ins accepted.
Fees: Yes. Sliding Fee Scale based on ability to pay.
For more information, please contact:
Patrick Henry Family Services 860 Red Hill Road P.O. Box 1398 Brookneal, VA 24528
Primary Contact: Patty Hammock, Child & Family Services Coordinator Secondary Contact: Director of Patrick Henry Boys & Girls Homes