Burlington United Methodist Family Services, Inc.

Changing lives by preventing harm and providing hope and healing to hurting children and families.

The Michael Family

Ray and Tammy Michael started adopting children through Burlington in 1987.

“A child just wants a home, love, and care… When you see those needs get met you will see them blossom.” Tammy Michael.

Direct Care Workers/Treatment Associates – starting at $15/HR – Evenings/ Weekends


A Chance at a Drug Free Life

Are you struggling with methamphetamine and/or amphetamine use? Do you have the desire to stop, but aren’t sure how and where to get help? Burlington is offering you a chance at a drug free life. Call us at 304-788-2342 or 304-265-1338 and ask for more information about our TRUST program.

You can also click the button below to send us an email. Please let us know what city you are located in in your email.


Are you interested in adoption? Even if you are just starting to think about it, we can help! Click the button below to visit our adoption page. For more information about adoption email adoption@bumfs.org or contact our Charleston social worker, Jennifer Brown, 304-720-1904 or jbrown@bumfs.org or our Keyser social worker, Patty Leasure, 304-788-5384 or sleasure@bumfs.org. 

Brittany's Farewell

“When I walked into this house March 2, 2019, I was lost, broken, afraid and nowhere near ready to open up to anyone. I did and said everything I thought the staff here wanted me to do and say. I wore masks. Not only did I lie to them on a regular basis, I was lying to myself. I felt that as long as I agreed to come into this program, I could get my kids back. I thought I would come here long enough to accomplish that and then get back to my life. At the time I was still very much in denial…” .