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FAMILIES IN SAFE HOMES NETWORK (FISHN)

Families In Safe Homes Network engages families and community partners by creating a Family Care Package to build healthy substance-free homes.

The Network (FISHN) is a partnership of agencies committed to effective delivery of services to children, parents and foster parents based on identified needs.

FISHN works with qualified families to develop Family Care Packages to meet the immediate needs of families while addressing longer term issues related to substance abuse. The Network also identifies and coordinates services and supports across agencies to avoid redundancies and identify gaps in care and support for families in need

PARTICIPATING FAMILIES WILL INCLUDE:

1. Families who are working toward happy, healthy relationships with their children
2. Families who live in Breathitt, Leslie, Knott or Perry counties in Kentucky
3. Families whose problems may include:
4. High risk signs of substance use A history of violence or trauma

FISHN WORKS WITH FAMILIES TO DEVELOP A FAMILY CARE PACKAGE THAT MAY INCLUDE:

1. Voucher funding to pay for residential and outpatient drug treatment
2. Housing vouchers, homeless shelter, and subsidized housing
3. Food and clothing banks
4. Transportation
5. Domestic violence and victim advocacy
6. Emergency utilities
7. Assistance in obtaining employment though Job site
8. Vocational rehabilitation for educational opportunitie

Family Care Specialist
606-436-5761 Ext. 7656
Safety Advocate (Perry County)
606-436-5761 Ext. 7677
Safety Advocate (Knott County)
606-436-5761 Ext. 2777
Safety Advocate (Leslie & Perry Counties)
606-672-2313 Ext. 116 606-436-5761 Ext. 7676
Project Director
606-436-5761 Ext. 1020
Administrative Assistant
606-436-5761 Ext. 1020

 

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