Established in 1992, the FPS of Virginia is one of the largest private providers of community-based services for children and families in Virginia. The organization offers in-home and group counseling services. It is licensed by the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation, and Substance Abuse Services. The FPS of Virginia provides mental health, day treatment, and therapeutic mentoring and foster care services. The organization offers children sex offender and substance abuse services. Its Virtual Residential Program, is a distinctive service that provides families, schools and communities with residential and psychiatric placements. The organization is a wholly owned subsidiary of Providence. The FPS of Virginia maintains a location in Verona, Va.