Foster Care in Fredericksburg

Foster Care in Fredericksburg

150 Olde Greenwich Dr.
P.O. Box 1596
Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Located inside of the Commonwealth Offices, Suite 102


Phone: 540.898.6840
Fax: 540.898.6842
We provide services such as treatment foster care, foster to adopt, and foster care in Fredericksburg. We also serve the Culpeper, Madison, Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Greene Counties and Fredericksburg City areas with the tools and support to build healthy, caring and mutually rewarding relationships.

Faye Lohr Ritchie, LCSW

Executive Director
Faye earned her Bachelor of Social Work degree from James Madison University and her Master of Social Work degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2002. Faye has provided Treatment Foster Care, both in direct service and as a supervisor, for over 27 years. She began working for Children’s Services of Virginia in 1992, and in 2012 became Executive Director. Faye lives in Broadway, Virginia with her husband and two children.

Heather Blake, BA

Treatment Foster Care Worker
Heather joined Children's Services of Virginia in January 2022. She has over 20 years of experience in working with trauma survivors and providing direct foster care services, with an emphasis on intensive reunification services. Heather obtained her bachelor's degree in Sociology at Mary Washington College and is registered as a QMHP-A and QMHP-C with the Commonwealth of Virginia. She lives in the Spotsylvania area with her husband, 3 sons and a daughter.

Rachelle Lopez, MA

Treatment Foster Care Worker
Rachelle joined Children’s Services of Virginia in February 2022. She has over 10 years of experience working in Intensive In-Home Counseling as a registered QMHP-A and QMHP-C. She has also worked in Addiction Counseling, and Trauma Focused Counseling. Rachelle obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Argosy University in 2016 and went on to earn a Master’s in Human Service Counseling in 2018 at Liberty University. Helping others is her passion. She lives in the Stafford area with her two girls, and one son.

Jane Teresi, LCSW

Resource Parent Trainer
Jane earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development from Virginia Tech and a Master of Social Work Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2019. Jane has worked for Children’s Services of Virginia since 2014 and has a passion for working with children and families. She lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia.