Congressman Ryan Announces Department of Health and Human Services Award to Shelter Care, Inc.

Sep 27, 2013 Issues: Health Care

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Tim Ryan is announcing today that the Department of Health and Human Services, the Family and Youth Services Bureau has awarded Shelter care, Inc. of Tallmadge a Health Services Award in the amount of $187,160.00 to provide health services to their clients. Shelter Care is a residential treatment program for children between the ages of 6 and 18 with emotional, behavioral, or family adjustment issues.

“Yet another one of our local organizations has distinguished themselves by receiving this federal grant," said Congressman Ryan. “Shelter care Inc has saved a lot of young lives over the years and I can’t think of a more worthy organization to receive this award.”

The mission of the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) is to promote safety, stability and well-being for people who have experienced or been exposed to violence, neglect or trauma. FYSB supports programs that provide shelter, community services and prevention education for youth, adults and families and works closely and collaboratively with a number of agencies both within the Department of Health and Human Services and across the government.
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Pat Lowry, Communications Director
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