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Lutheran Family Services of Virginia > People with Disabilities

People with Disabilities

Offering a community of care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Through our driving belief that everyone is worthy and deserves the best, we offer a wide community of care for those who need it most. Lutheran Family Services helps adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities gain lives of abundance, well-being and grace, close to family and loved ones.

Meet our development services staff

Holly Rhodenhizer, Director of Developmental Services

Jama Schubert, Assitant Director of Developmental Services

Andrew Miller, Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Luke Lemon, Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Christina White, Nursing Supervisor

Rebecca Drinkard, Regional Manager – Lynchburg

Mary Ann Gray, Regional Manager – Charlottesville

Daniel Kakitis, Regional Manager – NOVA, Richmond, Tidewater

Andrea Pacheco, Regional Manager – Danville

Marsha Presson, Regional Manager – Roanoke

Debbie Rosser, Regional Manager – Group Homes

Jonathan Turner, Regional Manager – Group Homes

Services Offered

  • Center-Based Group Day Support
    • Daytime activity services provided in one of our centers
    • Regions: Lynchburg and Roanoke
  • Community Coaching
    • 1:1 Skill Building Services provided in the community
    • Regions: Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Roanoke
  • Community Engagement
    • 1:3 Skill Building Services provided in the community
    • Regions: Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Roanoke
  • Group Homes
    • 24/7 congregate residential support in a community-based home with typically 3 – 4 other residents
    • Regions: Lynchburg and Roanoke
  • In-Home Support
    • 1:1 or 1:2 supports provided mostly in the persons home
    • Regions: Charlottesville, Danville, Lynchburg, and Roanoke
  • Sponsored Residential (Family Care Program)
    • 24/7 residential support provided in the home of the Family Care Provider
    • Regions: Charlottesville, Danville, Lynchburg, Northern Virginia, Richmond, Roanoke, Tidewater Area and South Hill
  • Skilled Nursing
    • Nursing services provided typically in the person’s home, but may also be provided in another licensed service environment
    • Regions: Charlottesville, Danville, Lynchburg, Northern Virginia, Richmond, Roanoke, Tidewater Area and South Hill
  • Therapeutic Consultation
    • Behavioral Supports provided by a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst
    • Regions: Roanoke, more areas coming soon

Developmental Services are licensed through the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS).

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