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About The Settlement Home
Mission: To promote healing and growth in children, young adults and families by providing a continuum of care, support and resources.
Purpose: The Settlement Home for Children provides a quality home for abused and neglected children and
aims to reintegrate the child into their family and community.
Administration: Owned and operated by The Settlement Club, a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation composed of 150 active and over 250 associate members.
History: Founded in 1916 as a day nursery for children of working parents; was later a facility for homeless children. Became a licensed residential treatment center in 1976. Added a child placing license in 1995 and an adoption license in 2000. The Transitional Living Program was added in 2011.