Codington County Commission receive report of foster care

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- Foster families are essential in providing a temporary, safe home for children in crisis.

Louis Canfield, Director of Youth Diversion and Prevention.

Rich and Beret Ohm operate Fallout Shelter Ministries in Watertown, SD.

Commissioner Lee Gabel.

Canfield talks more about the grant specifics.

No match of funds is necessary for the County, and the grant amount is “just under $22,000.”

Commissioner Troy VanDusen asked Rich Ohm if the children would be in their new facility, Downtown Watertown.

With a unanimous vote, the Commissioner approved.