About Us

Families United Network, Inc. began operating on July 1, 1996 as a private foster care provider. The agency is a Pennsylvania non-profit corporation licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services as a voluntary child welfare agency. The company began by servicing a small number of children from several counties spread across the state of Pennsylvania. Initially the agency provided foster care services in the central, western, and north central part of the state.

Today, Families United Network, Inc. provides care to over five hundred children through foster care, adoption and residential services.

There are offices and residential facilities throughout Pennsylvania. New programs are considered and developed regularly in order to strengthen our continuum of services to help children and families.

Hours of operation:

Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On-call Services - 24 hours / 7 days a week

Our Mission

Families United Network, Inc. is dedicated to strengthening families by providing children and youth with a safe, nurturing, community environment through a continuum of services, which focuses on reunification or permanency.

Diversity Statement

Families United Network, Inc is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We want to create an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for our team and those we serve.

Here at Families United Network, we want all to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talent that our employees invest in their work represents a significant part of not only our culture but our reputation and agency’s achievement as well.

We embrace and encourage our employees and clients’ differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make a person unique. And such differences are not utilized to discriminate against them.

Families United Network, Inc values honesty, respect for individual rights, full compliance with law and regulations, competence, professional development, and all traditional social work values of individualization, non-judgmental attitude, confidentiality, acceptance, and self-determination.

Our Commitment to Performance and Quality Improvement

Families United Network, Inc. is committed to ensure quality service and programming that is offered to our clients and their families. In an effort to continually monitor and improve our services, we utilize a variety of approaches to meet best practices and quality standards. For information about our PQI program contact Janna Brubaker at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Families United Network, Inc. Board of Directors
Joseph O. Smith - Chairman Sheila M. Ross
Abe Amoros Thomas A. Neuhard
Mary Ann Tarantino David C. Raker, Esq.
John R. Brunette  
George Scott  


FUN, Inc. sponsors a fully insured health plan with Highmark.  Please find a link to the machine-readable files: https://mrfdata.hmhs.com/