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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July 2019

Henrico County Foster Parent Info Session (6:00p-8:00p)

Come out and learn more about the needs of the kids right here in our County!  This is a great opportunity to meet some of our local Department of Social Services Staff and ask any questions you may have about fostering.   More Details

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July 2019

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

Foster hope for today and hope for the future. HopeTree Family Services provides you with the training and support you need to be the parents that they need. To hear more about this opportunity, please join HopeTree at their next Information Session!  More Details

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Aug 2019

Foster Parents Night Out (5:00p-8:00p)

Are you a foster parent in Henrico County?  If so then please join us at West End Assembly of God on August 10th and enjoy a night out on us!  Childcare is provided by trauma-informed volunteers and you will leave with a gift card for dinner out!  Make sure to reserve your spot with Henrico DSS. More Details

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AUG 2019

Henrico County Foster Parent Info Session (6:00p-8:00p)

Missed the July info session? No problem! Come out and learn more about the needs of the kids right here in our County!  This is a great opportunity to meet some of our local Department of Social Services Staff and ask any questions you may have about fostering.   More Details

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SEPT 2019

TBRI Training (9:00a-2:00p)

Trust-Based Relational Intervention®  is an attachment-based, trauma-informed intervention that is designed to meet the complex needs of vulnerable children. This training will be provided by our partners from Children’s Home Society of Virginia and will be limited to 30 participants.  More info will be available about this event later this summer. 

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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