The mission of Family Service of Roanoke Valley is to transform lives by healing trauma and restoring hope for families and individuals of all ages through mental health counseling, case management and life skills education.
A community invested in health and well-being, recognizing inherent strengths and respecting the honor and dignity of all.
We recognize inherent strengths in every individual and assume positive intent in every interaction.
- professional and ethical behavior.
- consistent, purposeful communication to promote engagement.
- creativity and innovation.
- quality in our program services and our interactions with the community.
- diversity and cultural sensitivity.
- being a part of a caring community.
Meet Our Counselors
Family Service is a member of the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities and the Family Service Council of Virginia. Agency services are accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA). Click here to meet the Counselors of Family Service of Roanoke Valley. Our caring professionals are available to provide traditional and/or innovative approaches to meet your needs. Specialties include play therapy, group therapy and more. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.
Board OfficersDonna Littlepage, Carilion Clinic, Chair and Executive Committee Chair
Dr. Hal Irvin, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech Carilion, Chair Elect
TBD, First Vice Chair
Dave Prosser, Freedom First Credit Union, Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair
Dr. Loraine Fleming, Carilion Clinic, Secretary
Board MembersShelonda Arthur, Carilion Clinic,
Dr. Azziza Bankole, Carilion Clinic,
Sarah Baker, Ferguson Enterprises,
Greg Brock, Firefli,
John Frederick, The Branch Group, Inc.
Marie Greer, Associated Asphalt Partners, LLC.,
Cherie Grisso, Richfield Living, Audit Committee Chair
Dr. Kimberly Horn, Virginia Tech-Carilion Research Institute Department of Population Health Sciences Virginia Tech,
Michele Johnson, Retirement Unlimited, Inc.,
Baraka Kasongo, Volatia Language Services,
Diane Kelly, Retired Mental Health Executive,
Todd Leeson, Gentry Locke Attorneys,
Andrea Milliron, Member One Federal Credit Union,
Dr. Tara Mitchell, Carilion Children’s Pediatric Behavioral Health,
Jill Pendleton, Former Educator,
Nadia Summo, American National Bank,
Honorary Lifetime Board Members
C.T. (Butch) Meredith
Family Service was the first human service agency in the Roanoke Valley and has served the community since 1901. To learn more about the history of our organization, click here.