Shelter Care, Inc.

Houseparent Couples

Tallmadge, OH

ShelterCare, a faith-based organization with a rich history of over 50 years of helping youth and families, has openings for Houseparent couples.  The program, located in the Akron, OH area, uses a family model with many supportive helps. Each couple is responsible for the direct care of 4 children ranging in age from 11-17.  

Position is full-time and includes salary ($70,000.00 per couple) as well as a separate allowance for food, travel and household expenses.  Benefits include complete health coverage,403b retirement plan, life insurance and paid vacation.  All housing costs and utilities are paid byShelter Care, Inc. Houseparent couples receive monthly planned respite as well as food subsidies.  

Send resumes to 32 South Avenue, Tallmadge, OH 44278; phone (330-630-5600); or email

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