• Our hands-on staff provides the necessary support and education to prepare parents for the journey ahead.

  • From foster care and adoption services to youth mentoring, we protect the future of our community.

  • From work readiness training to foreclosure prevention, we help people overcome life's challenges.

  • Our staff and counselors work with children and adults, offering a range of resources, including financial management assistance, day support, and canine assistance.

In their own words

"We adopted the children knowing the challenges, rewards and importance of them growing up together."

- Ellen Corbin, Adoptive Mother
Over 1,000 kids are living in foster care in Hampton Roads. Share your love and home.
At The Up Center, nearly 300 children wait for caring role models. You can help.

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