2758 Jeanette St. • Abilene, TX 79602
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PO Box 5195 • Abilene, TX 79608
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325-692-0112
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Fax: 325-692-6813
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Different Backgrounds. Same Needs.

Children are admitted to Hendrick Home between the ages of five and 15. The children come from all socio-economic backgrounds. During their stay, the Home is responsible for all the children’s needs, i.e. medical, dental, clothing, etc. The average stay is seven years, but many of the children remain through their college years.

While at Hendrick Home, the children learn fundamental responsibilites through their performances of daily chores, taking employment opportunities, and involvement in public schools. They attend college with the aid of the Home’s “After Care” scholarship program. The children are encouraged to be involved in extracurricular activities such as piano, football, basketball, cheerleading, band and 4-H.

Family Involvement

Family involvement is encouraged. In most instances, children visit their biological families two weekends each month and have extended visitation at Thanksgiving, Christmas, during spring break and summer vacations.

Basic Care Application

The application process begins with an initial telephone evaluation, followed by an evaluation test, pre-placement visit, and then admission.
 
Download Basic Care Application

To initiate possible placement, please contact Holly Cox in our Child Care Office, HollyCox@HendrickHome.org, 325-692-0112, Ext. 116.

Important Contact Information

Erin Seabourne, M.A., LPC, LCCA, Executive Vice President
erinseabourne@HendrickHome.org | 325-692-0112, Ext. 115 or 800-777-0219
Holly Cox, LMFT, Associate
hollycox@HendrickHome.org | 325-692-0112, Ext. 116 or 800-777-0219