Shelter Care

Henning Cottage

Henning Cottage

For immediate assistance with emergency services contact the Shelter Care Program at 610-589-4501,ext 117.

Bethany’s Shelter Care program provides emergency services and immediate housing to youth ages 6-18. The Shelter Care Program provides the same services offered to all youth in other programs at Bethany, plus the following unique services.

  • Crisis Intervention/emergency services
  • Short term housing
  • Immediate School Placement in Alternative Education Programming
  • 24 hour awake child care staff
  • On-site Director of Shelter Care and Social Services Staff
  • Off campus educational field trips
  • Use of outside groups for education on topics such as drugs and alcohol prevention, pregnancy prevention, and maintaining healthy relationships

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