This week on WUAB 43 Forum, Harry Boomer welcomed guests from Providence House.
They talked about the founding of Providence House 31 years ago.
It is one of the nation's oldest operating crisis nurseries among the 70+ in operation in the US and Canada.
It offers offering emergency shelter and care to children who are actively at risk for abuse and neglect due to family crisis.
They told viewers that the shelter for at-risk children offers holistic services for children and their families including education, mentoring, case management and aftercare focused on treating the whole family and that it works to keep the family intact whenever possible.