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God's Hope & Healing

UMCH brings kids into light by giving them a safe, loving home.

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Welcome to the United Methodist Children's Home

The Children’s Home makes a real difference in the lives of children. It has helped transform the lives of thousands of hurting children since 1890. Many of our alumni are now successful adults who are giving back to the communities which gave to them. The need continues as there are thousands of other children who require our help. Supporting The United Methodist Children’s Home, YOU can make a life changing difference.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to follow the example of Christ by embracing all God’s children … one child, one family at a time.

Our Focus

We are servants of Christ providing safe homes and caring support to vulnerable children from Alabama and Northwest Florida.

Spiritual Care

We connect our children with local churches in their area so they may participate in worship services, Sunday school, and children and youth activities.

UMCH Ministry Programs

Get plugged in with one of our ministry programs today. Click below to learn more.

UMCH Group Home Care

Group Homes

Provide a safe and secure home environment for youth unable to live with their families.

UMCH Scholarship Program

Higher Education Homes

To provide college age students a stable and loving environment where they can seek a better life through faith in Jesus Christ and a higher education.

UMCH Methodist Foster Care

Foster Care

Our foster care program has four major parts: Foster Parent Training, Foster Home Licensure and Approval, Placement of Children and Supervision of Children in Care.

UMCH Transitional Living

Transitional Living

Through our Transitional Living Program, We continue our role as a support, providing financial assistance as well as guidance to young adults who are working to create a life plan.

UMCH Methodist Teen Center

Crestview Teen Center

The Crestview Teen Center offers services to youth living in foster care and foster parents. Several opportunities are offered to help them reach personal, educational, and spiritual goals.

Domestic and International Adoptions

Adoption Services

UMCH provides domestic and international home studies for families or individuals in Alabama. Our ministry also offers birth parent interviews and Birth Parent Relinquishments as well as other legal paperwork needed for in state or ICPC adoptions.

Methodist Family Ministry

FOCUS Family Preservation

FOCUS is a successful program that teaches, challenges, and helps families to learn the skills they need to stay together and help each other grow successfully.

United Methodist Children's Home

We Need your Help!

Our ministry to children can use you however you are moved to give … with your time, your talents and your gifts. You are an important part of His great mission when you give of yourself to help all God’s children.

With your involvement in this ministry, lives of thousands of children can be transformed for the better.

Online Giving

Make quick and secure donations online today.

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Check by mail

If you prefer, you can also mail donations to:

The United Methodist Children's Home
3140 Zelda Court
Suite 100
Montgomery, Alabama 36106-2607