The experience of being removed from home is often devastating for a child and their family. Providing immediate care for these children requires special skills to minimize the trauma of the event. Our Shelter Care Program addresses those first unique needs of children removed from home.
- In crisis it is important to include everyone in the decision making process
- Safety is important
- Serving Butte County
- Safe short-term beds
- Regular contact and involvement with family
- Facilitation meetings with everyone concerned
- Time for positive decisions to be made
Shelter Care Program Manager
Liberte Herin, M.S.W.
530-893-2316 Ext. 231