• WELCOME TO BLACK MOUNTAIN HOME – Begun by Rev. Robert Perry Smith in 1904 as Mountain Orphanage, the Home began its ministry taking in children whose parents had died or disappeared. Today, we serve youth from birth through college graduation and beyond through family foster care, residential care, transitional living, and independent living.


Holidays are especially difficult for children in foster care. That’s why we make sure our youth have bountiful meals, fun activities, ...
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Fall 2020 Newsletter

Check out our latest newsletter and all the wonderful things happening at the children's home! Click here for our Fall ...
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Home Earns CARE Certification

Black Mountain Home for Children, Youth & Families recently became one of the first agencies in the United States to ...
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Store & Cafe Now Open

We’re happy to announce that the Mountain Home Thrift Store: Cheryl's Place and Thirteen Pennies Café reopened on, Saturday, March ...
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Cancelled Events + Generous Donors

Like so many organizations we've cancelled quite a few events due to the cornavirus pandemic. Cancelled events include:

Are You an Alumnus?

We love to keep up with former residents of the children's home. We want to hear how you're doing, help ...
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Store and Cafe

In March 2020, the Mountain Home Thrift Store and Thirteen Pennies Cafe closed temporarily. Many of our support staff are ...
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Thirteen Pennies Cafe Drive-Thru OPEN

While we've opted to be safe and close the Mountain Home Thrift Store: Cheryl's Place for now, we're still offering ...
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Thirteen Pennies Cafe Launches New Menu 12/31/19

Check it out--delicious new breakfast and lunch items at the Thirteen Pennies Café at 10 Lake Eden Road, Black Mountain ...
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November 13 Guided Ministry Tour CANCELLED

Due to an early snow and freezing temperatures, we've opted to cancel the November 13 tour. Please join us for ...
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