Norfolk Friends of Foster Care

Believing that every child deserves a happy and healthy childhood, Norfolk Friends of Foster Care is committed to enriching the lives of foster children in our community. Through its philanthropy, NFFC strives to ensure all children in the foster care system have the best childhood possible and enter adulthood well-equipped.

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Stars Training Academy

Stars Training Academy, a division of Stars Behavioral Health Group, collaborates with community agencies across North America to provide enriched training and customized consultation to achieve high fidelity and sustainable implementation of evidence-supported and evidence-based practices. The Stars Training Academy serves as the purveyor of the Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Model.

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First Star

First Star partners with child welfare agencies and universities across the country to establish college-prep programs exclusively for high school foster youth, which include multiple residential immersion opportunities on university campuses.

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Great Expectations

Great Expectations is a nationally recognized program that helps Virginia’s foster youth earn the postsecondary credentials they need to achieve an independent and successful life. Great Expectations is currently available at 18 of Virginia’s Community Colleges.

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New Vision Youth Services, Inc.

We provide certified Life Skills & Educational Mentors to help foster care youth and young adults make a successful transition into adulthood by carrying out activities of daily living. Educational mentors serve as role models and assist youth in developing skills and habits needed for success in school.

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