PHILOSOPHY & MISSION2019-02-07T16:46:11+00:00


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 12-21 throughout the Tidewater Region.


DDS ensures that our clients are treated with dignity, respect and that their rights are protected. We are committed to providing integrated service delivery systems. Our program is designed to “Build Hope in the Lives of People” by offering enriching experiences and interventions that are designed to foster confidence, resiliency, independence and connection with the hope that is planted within self. Our aim is to encourage strong family connection, stakeholder and other professional involvement, self sufficiency, character building and maximizing their ability to be successful within self, home, school and community.

We are licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) and certified as a Children’s Residential Facility in the State of Virginia. Also, we are a Medicaid Provider for the services that we offer.