STARS Family Services was founded to provide living arrangements and related services to adults with intellectual disabilities in the STARS ministry.

Join us for the 6th annual Little Patch of Heaven Radio Show. All new songs this year! The Musical Moms and Todd are busy creating new skits and lyrics about Wheaton and our own "Little Patch of Heaven"

See how far we've come since May 20, 2014! The first STARS home for women will open in early 2015. We are getting ready. See how you can help or visit our newly updated Target registry.  If you have trouble finding us, we are under first name: stars last name: family services.

Funds raised at the annual "Little Patch of Heaven" Fundraiser and other SFS events help cover annual operating costs of SFS homes. Please watch our short video about this project and consider making a contribution.


News and Announcements

Doug Linhardt, December 12, 2014 The beginning of the Christmas story, as told by Matthew: This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit. Because Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly. But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream...
At this time of Thanksgiving, we gather together to celebrate the blessings God has bestowed on our families and the world. As we reflect, let us put aside a moment to thank God for making us each unique, each irreplaceable, each a singular blessing made by careful design, each imbued with our own strengths, but all for the same purpose: to walk His path of love. The men at Washington House and those at Stars Family Services would like to share this verse with you as we give thanks to our...
Our old recipes took on a new look as we've added these cool photos. This will help non-readers and readers alike to move closer to independence as they cook these yum-my meals!
We are excited about the Stars Family Services Partner Program! We believe God gives each of us tasks to do and this is a good gift from Him. It has been our dream to have people with intellectual and developmental disabilities from our STARS ministry at College Church join us as Partners in our shops. One of the goals of the STARS Partner Program is to train our STARS to be valuable members of the Resale Shop team, to become true Partners in the ministry of our College Church Resale Shops!...