Lutheran Family Services of Virginia is now enCircle!

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Media Coverage


Radio, TV, and Podcasts

Roanoke nonprofit EnCircle joins WFXR News for interview ahead of Roanoke Valley GivesWFXR: March 9, 2020

West Virginia non-profit weighs in on Gov. Jim Justice expanding vaccine eligibilityWDVM: March 4, 2021

How the Coronavirus Pandemic is Impacting Mental Health, tooVPM: March 2, 2021

EnCircle gets COVID-19 vaccine to caregivers, people with developmental disabilitiesWVIR: Feb. 9, 2021

Caretaker receives COVID-19 vaccination as special birthday gift— WSET: Feb. 1, 2021

Disabled patients of Bedford care organization receive COVID-19 vaccineWSLS: Jan. 30, 2021

Margaret Nimmo Holland with Kat Simmons Mix98.1 Richmond: Jan. 26, 2021

Virginia-based non-profit expands to West VirginiaWDVM: Jan.12, 2021

Special deliveries help group home residents in western VirginiaWDBJ: Nov. 20, 2020

All About enCircle's ChangesMix98.1 Richmond: Sept. 22, 2020

How you can help these 'unsung heroes' during the pandemicWTVR-CBS6: April 2, 2020


Donate stimulus money to those in need—Richmond Times-Dispatch, April 2020

2020 census: We all count—Richmond Times-Dispatch: Nov. 20, 2019

Newspaper and Magazine

Organization continues to advocate vaccination priority for those with disabilities— The Journal, March 11, 2021

V.a.-based enCircle acquires Stonebrook and its seven Martinsburg area group homes— The Journal, Jan. 22, 2021

“Cinematherapy”: when “Spider-Man” and “X-Files” help heal wounds— Télérama, Dec. 23, 2020

Century-Old Organization Adopts New Name— The Roanoker, Nov. 2, 2020

As Medicaid providers struggle to survive, Virginia proposes a 'lifeline'—Richmond Times-Dispatch, April 21, 2020

Private day schools in Virginia continue to educate students during school closures. Some aren't getting paid.—Richmond Times-Dispatch, April 19, 2020


We now provide a variety of services and supports in every region of Virginia, and parts of West Virginia. We know we can impact more lives by working in partnership with others, which is why we are grateful to our many business, community, and congregational partners. We are also affiliated with multiple local, state, and national groups that focus on advocacy, best practice, networking, and accreditation. Learn how to support us.