IntertwinedFamily

education. support. advocacy.

God is glorified when the beauty and brokenness of children from hard places are intertwined into our homes, families and churches.

A ministry of West End Assembly of God

Foster care/adoption

Respite care

wrap-around support

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Opportunities To Change Lives

When it comes to caring for vulnerable children in our community, we all have a role to play. While we are not all called to foster or adopt children into our homes, we are all called to care. Learn more about what step you can take!

Foster care & adoption

Open your home to a child in need.

respite care

Develop a relationship with a foster child & provide occasional care.

Support birth families

Care for and mentor biological parents of at-risk children.

wrap-around foster families

Provide support & assistance to foster families.

Support social workers

Partner with and support members of the Child Welfare System.

Mentor older/aged-out youth

Provide guidance to an older child.

 

Upcoming Events

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FEB 2020

HopeTree Foster Parent Info Session (6:30p-7:30p)

Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.  Session will be held at 2828 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23238.  MORE DETAILS

12

FEB 2020

Henrico County Department of Social Services Info Session (6:00p)

Henrico County Social Services is hosting an informational meeting on 2/12 @ 6PM! Come learn about the current needs & ask any questions.

• No registration is required
• No childcare provided
• You don’t have to be a resident of Henrico to attend!

Will be held at:
Human Services Building
8600 Dixon Powers Drive

MORE DETAILS

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FEB 2020

UMFS Foster Parent Info Session (6:00p-7:00p)

Attend our information session to learn more about how you can help by becoming a foster parent. Our information session requires no commitment. During our time together we’ll provide more details about the children and teens we serve, as well as the extensive training and comprehensive support UMFS provides along the way.  Meeting will be at 3900 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23230 Email JLEWIS@UMFS.ORG to RSVP.  MORE DETAILS

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Mar 2020

HopeTree Foster Parent Info Session (6:30p-7:30p)

Is God calling you to help serve children in need of a loving and caring home? Please join HopeTree Foster Care to learn more about how your family can become a foster family. Give us a call at 804-201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.  Session will be held at 2828 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23238.  MORE DETAILS

23

MAR 2020

Evening of Worship & Encouragement with Jason Johnson

Join us for an evening of encouragement as we hear from author, speaker and foster/adoptive dad Jason Johnson! There will be refreshments, give-aways, high fives, and lots of fun as we celebrate how the RVA foster and adoption community is changing lives in our city!

This event is for foster, kinship, and adoptive families, social workers, advocates, supporters, pastors, business leaders and anyone else wanting to learn more about our foster community and how to get involved. In other words…its for YOU!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

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MAR 2020

UMFS Foster Parent Info Session (6:00p-7:00p)

Attend our information session to learn more about how you can help by becoming a foster parent. Our information session requires no commitment. During our time together we’ll provide more details about the children and teens we serve, as well as the extensive training and comprehensive support UMFS provides along the way.  Meeting will be at 3900 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23230 Email JLEWIS@UMFS.ORG to RSVP.  MORE DETAILS

More to come!

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Blogs, news and more.

Interview with IntertwinedFamily Director Rush Middleton

by Project Access Podcast

“Children are never a ’cause’. Each one is a person of matchless worth, utterly unique. They need to know they are embraced not as a ‘noble undertaking’ but because someone is truly crazy about them. Whether as adoptive or foster parents or advocates for orphan care, both our language and our actions must keep this truth foremost.

Jedd Medefind, Christian Alliance for Orphans

Project Access podcast is here!

Our good friend David Giles from Gayton Church has just launched his brand new podcast, Project Access.  We are thrilled for him and the impact he is making in our community.  Check out what he has to say about Project Access & of course take a listen.Hey, I’m...

Empowered to Connect Training

This past weekend several members of our Leadership Team spent two days at the Empowered to Connect Conference Simulcast hosted at Clover Hill Church. Empowered to Connect (ETC) is an attachment rich community focused program that exists to support, resource, and...

We are not all called to foster or adopt.

But we are all called to care.

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