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Devereux - A Story of Family
At the heart of the Devereux story is family.
Who We Help
Family engagement is one of the most important building blocks in successful treatments and outcomes.
Autism Success Story
Through the Devereux programs, Annie and her family are able to address the challenges of Autism.
Devereux's Legacy
Devereux celebrated its Centennial Anniversary in 2012.
Devereux changes lives and nurtures human potential. We inspire hope, ensure well-being, and promote meaningful life choices.

June is LGBTQ Pride Month

Devereux celebrates the progress made for LGBTQ equality this June
Watch Melissa's and Jenna's foster care and adoption story.

During the month of June, Devereux celebrates National Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender Pride (LGBTQ) Month along with LGBTQ rights organizations across the country. This is a time for both reflection and celebration of the progress that has been made for LGBTQ equality in America, but also to remember the work that remains to be done.

Research confirms that individuals who are LGBTQ—particularly adolescents—are considered to be at greater risk of becoming victims of harassment, bullying and violence. Some reports estimate that LGBTQ youth are four times more likely to attempt suicide than their heterosexual counterparts.

Devereux is committed to providing outstanding services, grounded in cultural competency, to all the individuals we serve, including gender expansive youth, and we continue to cultivate a culture of competency in all the communities where we live and work.

4 in 10

LGBTQ youth in America say that the community in which they live is accepting of LGBTQ people.

"Devereux has positively changed my life."

News and Events

DCRC Success
Devereux is proud to announce that two colleagues from the Devereux Center for Resilient Children have been named as "Exceptional Leaders" in the field of Early Childhood Education by Exchange magazine.
Foster Care Awareness
National Foster Care Month presents us with an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate foster families across the country, as well as child welfare agencies, service providers and policymakers.
Devereux Hope Gala 2015

Devereux Pennsylvania Hope Gala

The annual Devereux Hope Gala is one of Philadelphia’s most premiere black-tie events, raising hundreds of thousands annually to benefit more than 3,500 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and behavioral health challenges served by Devereux in Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Crystal Tea Room at the Wanamaker

October 31, 2015

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