• ORGANIZATION PROFILE
  • Children's Home Society of South Dakota Children's Home Society of South Dakota

Causes

  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon

Volunteer with us!

VIEW AS
Subscribe Get an RSS feed of these Opportunities
Please wait . . .

Mission Statement

Guided by the example of grace in the life of our founder, Elizabeth Hazelton Sherrard, the mission of Children's Home Society is:
? To provide the essence of Home -- refuge, nourishment, love, and limits -- for children whose homes have been violated;
? To shelter and serve battered women in crisis;
? To educate and counsel children whose special needs require special devotion;
? To serve families who need help in sustaining the essence of Home;
? To share the lessons of our own experience and lift up the wisdom of others.

Description

Children's Home Society(CHS) is a private, non-profit human service agency established in 1893 by William and Elizabeth Sherrard. Black Hills Children's Home is a residential treatment center for children, primarily between the ages of 4-13, with emotional and behavioral problems. The Messengers Of Healing Winds Emergency Foster Home is located in Rapid City. It provides refuge to children who have recently been removed from their home due to abuse or neglect.

Website

http://www.chssd.org

Contact

Reviews

BE THE FIRST TO RECOMMEND THIS ORGANIZATION!
Would you recommend Children's Home Society of South Dakota?

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.