Family Care

Family Care is a program designed to help single parents stay with their children in an efficient Hendrick Home apartment as they work toward a major goal that leads to family stability and financial independence.

hhc-fcc-Pope-Family-May2014-1THE FAMILY CARE PROGRAM MISSION

“The Hendrick Home for Children Family Care Program helps impoverished single parents and their children achieve healthy independence for the families.”

FAMILY CARE ADMISSIONS

 Most parents in the program complete college or a training program and find excellent career opportunities.

 What are the expectations for the families in the program?

 All single parents must fulfill the following requirements.

            Enter the program with burning desire to improve their life situation

            Provide care for their children

Have a jobmom and son

Possess a means of transportation

Live cooperatively with supervisors and other families

 Work consistently toward a goal that leads to independence

Observe all program guidelines

What does the Family Care Program provide?Basic Care Adminissions

Efficient campus apartment suites

Nourishing hot meals and food pantry

Supervised plan of action for each family

Free family counseling

Financial management classes as needed

Parenting skills workshop

Limited tuition scholarships when available

Equine therapy for the parent and older children

FAMILY CARE APPLICATION

To initiate possible placement, please contact Ginger Ferguson in our Child Care Office, GingerFerguson@HendrickHome.org, 325-692-0112, Ext. 204.

Click here to download and print the Family Care Application. Fill it out and mail it in to the attention of Ginger Ferguson.

CONTACT INFORMATION

David Perkins, LCSW-ACP, Vice President for Child Care Programs                           Email: DavidPerkins@HendrickHome.org  |  Phone:  325-692-0112 or 800-777-0219

Erin Seabourne, LPC, Clinical Director | Email: ErinSeabourne@hendrickhome.org  |  Phone:  325-692-0112, Ext. 115 or 800-777-0219