Since 1875, Thornwell Home for Children has been a welcoming haven for children and youth whose lives have been shattered by abuse, neglect, displacement, abandonment, or tragedy. Our programs and services help to restore hope and wholeness by creating a nurturing, growth-oriented, Christian environment where every child can begin to heal.

Click the links below to find out more about specific programs at Thornwell.Kids group 2013



Agriculture Education Center

Building Families Community Outreach Program

Faith Development

Residential Services


Thornwell is also proud to be COA Accredited. To see answers to our frequently asked questions (F.A.Q.’s), click here.