A Network of Volunteer Host Home Families Across Virginia

Since 1979, Volunteer Families has helped over 18,000 children. We are a unique partnership of volunteers, professional staff, local churches, congregations and community leaders working together to support at-risk children, youth and families. Our network of volunteer Host Home Families provides respite and emergency care for children, from newborns to 17 year olds, for up to 21 days.


Volunteer Families is no

longer accepting referrals.


Our Final Newsletter - A timeline of VEFC-

Volunteer Families