Frequently Asked Questions


How many children are placed per home?

Between one and four youth are placed in each home to better meet the needs of the youth in care.


How is Shelter Care’s program different from other programs?

Shelter Care therapeutic foster parents benefit from the supportive services in place that occur on at least a weekly basis.  The supportive services are provided by a case manager and licensed therapist assigned to each youth, in addition to the counseling team that is supervised by a licensed psychologist.  Shelter Care’s goal is to provide the best intensive supportive services for the youth in care.

How can I help financially?

Shelter Care is a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt orginization. Your tax deductable gift can be made by visiting our Donors page.