St. Joseph’s Villa is certified by the Council on Accreditation (COA) for children and family services. COA is the nation’s highest accrediting agency for the full continuum of child welfare, behavioral health, and community-based services.
The schools of St. Joseph’s Villa are accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Education Facilities (VAISEF), whose accreditation process has been approved by the Virginia Council for Private Education as authorized by the Virginia State Board of Education.
St. Joseph’s Villa is a silver-certified living wage employer in Richmond. The Richmond Living Wage Certification Program is a joint initiative of the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy and the Richmond Office of Community Wealth Building.
St. Joseph’s Villa is recognized by the Better Business Bureau of Central Virginia as an Accredited Charity. Click here to view the BBB Wise Giving Charity Report on St. Joseph’s Villa.
St. Joseph’s Villa holds a Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar for strategy, metrics, and achievements. Click here to view our profile.
St. Joseph’s Villa is a Service Enterprise certified by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. As a Service Enterprise, we join the top 11% of nonprofits nationwide in volunteer management and organizational performance.
St. Joseph’s Villa is a member of ChamberRVA.
Each summer, the Villa works to ensure that every student is prepared with the supplies and resources they need to reach their full potential in the classroom on the very
Kathleen Burke Barrett, Chief Executive Officer of St. Joseph’s Villa, has announced her plans to retire in December 2023 after leading the organization for 17 years. Under Barrett’s leadership, the
St. Joseph's Villa congratulates Adam Dreyfus, Senior Director of the Villa's Sarah Dooley Center for Autism, on his appointment to serve on the Board of Education's State Special Education Advisory