Who is eligible for the Great Expectations program?

Current and former foster youth between the ages of 16 and 24 are eligible to join the Great Expectations at PVCC program. Youth adopted from Virginia foster care after age 13, or at any age in a special needs adoption, are also eligible.

To be able to access the services provided by Great Expectations at PVCC you will need to complete the following:

  1. Complete the Great Expectations at PVCC Application.
  2. Schedule a new intake appointment with Great Expectations (GREX) staff using our Online Appointment Scheduler.
  3. Obtain a foster care verification letter from the Department of Social Services (DSS) on their letterhead verifying your foster care status (history) and bring it to your GREX appointment. You may request DSS submit this letter directly to Great Expectations.
  4. Contact Great Expectations at PVCC directly if you have additional questions.