Jobs Available at Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch

Mentoring Specialist Job Summary: Our Mentoring Specialist model daily routines teach conflict resolution, problem solving and help develop positive social interaction. Create a home atmosphere with caring gestures, cozy atmosphere and home-style meals. Inspire residents to hope and believe they can achieve anything. Help them find success. Teach strong work ethic, value in education, good […]

Preventing Sexual Abuse in the Church

Use the Six-Month Rule – Don’t give any volunteer worker the opportunity to be involved in nursery, children’s or youth work until he or she has been associated with your church for at least six months. Screen All Workers – Investigate prior church membership and volunteer work. Check references. Develop an application form and have […]

Types of Adoptions

This information came from Agape of North Alabama’s website The “right” adoption for you. Adoptive parents may choose from two main types of adoptions in the United States – domestic adoption and international adoption. The following describes each and explains their differences. Domestic adoption describes an adoption that involves adoptive parents and a child who […]

Mt. Dora Children’s Home

More upgrades coming this summer to single-parent housing A new member of the Single-Parent Program, Ashlee Gainey, and her daughter, Iris, recently moved into the first house on campus used by the Single-Parent Program to undergo renovation. Ashlee and Iris moved here this spring from Sarasota, after learning about the Single-Parent Program at their church. […]

Going Home!

A beautiful tradition that we have on the Carpenter Place campus is to ring our campus bell when a girl successfully her program and is ready to be reunited with her family. Over the past month, we have seen two of our girls complete our program at Carpenter Place and transition back home with their […]

Resource: Dixon Golf

Over the last several years I am aware that many of you hold annual golf scrambles and tournaments to raise money for your agency. I suggest watching this short video by “Dixon Golf” as a new opportunity for your tournament. There is no cost to you or your agency and it sounds like it could […]

Resilience Seminar

David Jordan with Agape; Dr. Michael Unger; Tiffany Day with Tennessee Department of Human Services; and Dr. Kenneth Robinson with United Way of the Mid-South Agape recently partnered with United Way of the Mid-South, The Urban Child Institute and Tennessee Department of Human Services to hold a “Resilience Seminar” for 160 providers and system/organizational leaders […]