Programs and services  provided by the Partnership for Families are offered at no cost to expectant parents and to the parents of children 0 – 5 years old and who live in the City of Richmond.


PFF comprises a network of over two dozen independent nonprofit human services organizations that have joined forces to meet the needs of parents and young children living in Richmond.

Some of Our Partners and Their Services:

In service to children, we partner with:

    • Commonwealth Parenting
    • VCU Health Systems Child Care (VCU-HS Child Care charges tuition; scholarships are available for qualified applicants)
    • Head Start
    • Virginia Pre-School Initiative
    • Early Childhood Development Center
    • Friends Association for Children
    • Smart Beginnings of Greater Richmond
    • YMCA


Promoting Literacy at all ages, we partner with:

    • ExCELL/Virginia Literacy Foundation
    • Reach Out and Read
    • The READ Center
    • Richmond Public Library


Fostering job skills support and employment services for parents, we partner with:

    • Goodwill Industries
    • Ways To Work




The following elementary schools are included in PFF’s service area:

    • G. W. Carver Elementary
    • Ginter Park Elementary and Mary Scott Annex
    • Linwood Holton Elementary
    • Overby-Sheppard Elementary
    • J.E.B. Stuart Elementary



Barton Heights
Battery Park
Brookland Park
Dill Acres
Ginter Park
Ginter Park Terrace
Green Park
Highland Park
Highland View
Jackson Ward
Laburnum Park
John Marshall
Newtowne West
Providence Park
Sherwood Park
Virginia Union
Washington Park