About PHILLIPS Programs

We are a private, nonprofit organization serving over 500 children and their families annually in the Washington metropolitan area. For more than 50 years, we have helped children where others could not — to prepare them to become successful and responsible.

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You give our children and us as parents Hope. What seemed impossible before is possible with Hope and Phillips!

Our Mission:

PHILLIPS serves the needs of individuals with behavioral health needs and developmental disabilities and their families through education, family support services, community education and advocacy.

Our Philosophy:

Each child we serve is unique, and so is the combination of services we provide. Depending on the child’s needs, as well as input from parents, educators, agencies or other involved parties, we offer:


Special Education Day Schools: 

Serving students from elementary through high school in nationally acclaimed day schools in Annandale, Leesburg and Fairfax, VA and Laurel, MD

PHILLIPS~Family Partners:

Helping families grow together by offering ABA, home and community-based counseling, behavior consultation, family support and advocacy services.

PHILLIPS ~ Career Partners: 

Providing intensive career and technical education (CTE) in a variety of career pathways: building trades in Fairfax and Loudoun County; 3D design and print at our Virginia campuses and culinary arts and vertical farming at our Maryland campus.


Our Leadership & History

We have more than 50 years of experience responding to the special needs of children and families. 


Our Values


If you think we could help your child or your family, please contact us today.