Divinely Directed Services
Divinely Directed Services (DDS) is a privately owned organization founded in 2007 in Virginia. DDS is a community based children’s group home licensed under the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services which provides a wide variety of services to adolescent males ages 12-18 throughout the Tidewater Region.
The mission statement of Divinely Directed Services is to work diligently to provide support for children and their families that may have serious emotional, mental and behavioral problems. We strive to improve problem behaviors, teach socially acceptable behaviors, enhance knowledge of community resources, teach employability skills, and life-skills. We provide counseling to improve communication skills, encourage healthy relationships and enhance academic performance.
Divinely Directed Services provides a safe and therapeutic environment for adolescent males with mental health and intellectual disabilities. This program will meet the needs of the residents emotionally, clinically, physically, socially, culturally, and theoretically to build character. Divinely Directed Services provides a strong family connection to assist residents with enhancing independent living skills, building family relationships, self-sufficiency, development of social skills, self-identity and to re-integrate in the community.