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Founded in 2009, Families Reaching Out Group (FROG), a Winchester, Virginia based nonprofit is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children who have been victims of abuse, neglect or are at-risk. One of our goals is to help these children adjust to their new living situation, and let them know that there are people out there who care about them.
F.R.O.G. Holds a monthly support meeting for foster families in the Winchester Area and runs the FROGGY Closet that provides clothing, furniture, and other supplies free of charge to foster children and the families that care for them.
Is a program that Virginia foster children who meet age requirements will qualify for to help supplement a foster family budget.
Working together in our community to stop the cycle of domestic and sexual abuse. Serving the City of Winchester, Frederick County and Clarke County since 1983, we are committed to "being there" when people need us most.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
The National Foster Parent Association is a champion for the thousands of families that open their heart and their home to the over 400,000 children in out-of-home placement in the US. They bill themselves as the National Voice of Foster Care. Offering an yearly conference, newsletters and other supports.
FACES of Virginia is a state wide support group that offers resources for kinship, foster and adoptive families including newsletters, camps, and monthly support chats online. FACES offers important links to documents, best practices and supports. Become a member for free today!
Visit the National Support Group for Adoption to find information on adoption, subsidies, legislation and supports for adoption related matters.
Frequently asked questions and answers about relatives raising kinship children
Launched in 2011, MakeTheConnection.net connects Veterans, their family members and friends, and other advocates with mental health information, local resources, and Veterans’ own inspiring stories of recovery. Visitors can learn about the signs of mental health conditions or substance use problems and find sources of support. The site is free and accessible to everyone.