Discovery Home Care Inc - Gastonia, NC

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2429 Lynn Dr
Gastonia, NC 28054
: 704 854-9351
: http://www.discoveryhomecare.org/

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Description: Discovery Home Care INC, a Youth Emergency Care Shelter located in Gastonia NC, is a private non-profit organization, licensed by North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service, Division of Social Service, to provide emergency shelter care among other services to children ages 6 to 18 years. Discovery Home Care is a 15-30 day temporary shelter for youth. We serve children who have been victims of sexual or physical abuse, emotional or physical neglect, abandonment, homeless and runaways. These children may be referred to Discovery Home Care by Social Services or by a law enforcement agency to allow for a cooling-off period between parent and child. Discovery Home Care INC emergency shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The shelter has 6 beds to accommodate 6 male or female children. The staffing team is lead by the Assistant Director, who reports to the Executive Director. The Executive Director holds ultimate responsibility for shelter operations and the experience of the youth and families that Discovery Home Care is dedicated to serving.
Population Served:
We serve youth in Gaston, Lincoln, Cleveland, Iredell, Stanley and Mecklenburg Counties, NC
Goal of Service:
The goal of Emergency Shelter care is to provide a safe, temporary, confidential place for youth to stay. We also provide cooling-off period for the youth and parent(s) while helping the child avoid the dangers of living on the streets. We also offer Respite Services.


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Important:
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Do you have items to donate? Contact Discovery Home Care Inc at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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