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Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

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Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services is a foster care system based in Ruston, LA that was founded in 1908. As of 2019 they had $32 million in revenue and $69 million in assets.

To provide the highest quality of care in ministry to the diverse needs of Louisiana's Children and Families by offering a variety of holistic services which promote personal growth and wholesome family life.

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Program areas at Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

Lumcfs operates three methodist children's homes which are strategically located in the bootstrap, heel and toe of Louisiana's boot-shaped geography. Louisiana methodist children's home (lmch) in ruston, Louisiana provides care to 96 boys and girls from across the state whose behavioral needs require comprehensive, intensive residential treatment. With 48 beds for boys and 48 beds for girls, lmch is the only provider in Louisiana whichy offers these services to females. Methodist children's home of southwest Louisiana is a 24-bed treatment facility for boys with sexually maladapative behaviors. Methodist children's home of greater new orleans care for 18 younger boys who require intensive residential care.our three methodist children's homes are internationally accredited by the council on accreditation and are licensed by Louisiana department of health as psychiatric residential treatment facilities. We provide the most intensive, comprehensive and holistic residential care available to Louisiana's children. Lumcfs receive requests for care from throughout ...

Howard school is the highest ranked alternative school in Louisiana and has twice been designated a "top gains" school by Louisiana department of education. During the 2018 calendar year, 226 emotionally disturbed children from across the state of Louisiana attended howard school on the ruston compus of Louisiana methodist children's home. 95% of students attending howard school are economically disadvantaged.named in memory of a generous benefactor, mrs. lorraine nobles howard, "howard school" is licensed by Louisiana's department of education as an alternative school. Howard school is the only alternative school in lincoln parish. Students who attend howard school receive more "seat time" in howard school than is likely in the tradional school settings they will return to upon discharge.howard school is staffed by fifteen well-trained, certified professionals, including a guidance counselor, and numerous support staff who provide quality educational services to traumatized children. The average daily student count for educational ...

Methodist foster care began providing therapeutic foster care services in december 2015. In a short time, methodist foster care has grown into Louisiana's largest provider of therapeutic foster care services to children in the custody of the department of children and family services (dcfs). Therapeutic foster care is a family-based service which allows children to live in a foster home with specially trained parents while receiving intensive treatment from community-based providers of mental health services for their emotional and behavioral needs. Methodist foster care operates statewide out of four regional offices located in north, central and south Louisiana. Regional methodist foster care staff members recruit, train, certify and support the foster families who provide therapeutic foster care.each year about 8,000 children enter Louisiana's foster care system after a judge determines they are unable to live with their parents for reasons of physical or sexual abuse or neglect. On any given ...

Form 990s for Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 20, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Oct 21, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 21, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,752,196
Program services$23,500,755
Investment income and dividends$1,543,350
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$3,572,310
Net rental income$5,093
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$725,294
Net income from fundraising events$-17,332
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$60,220
Total revenues$32,141,886

Vendors for Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2020-04-01
█████████Content management system software2020-04-01
███████ ████████ ███ █████Tax accounting2019-07-18
████████ ██████████ ███ ██████████Architects$214,5122018-12-01
███ ██ █████████ ███Greater New Orleans Lease$305,9632018-12-01
████████ ██████ ███ ███████Fundraising Consultant$108,0332018-12-01
█████ ████████ ██ ██████ ███Building Contractors$635,2482018-12-01
██ █████Food Vendor$609,4032018-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rick WheatPresident and Chief Executive Officer-April 10, 2020
Luke AllenChief Operations Officer / Vice President - Operations$105,820April 10, 2020
█████ █████Chief Financial Officer$102,407April 10, 2020
█████ ███████Vice President of Clinical Services$103,000April 10, 2020
████ ███████Vice President of Methodist Foster Care / Director of Methodist Foster Care-April 10, 2020
████ ████Director of Information Technology-April 10, 2020
███ █████Director of Health Information Management-April 10, 2020
████ ██████Director of Staff Development-April 10, 2020
███████ █████████Director of Development and Public Relations , in - House Counsel-April 10, 2020
█████ █████Director of Human Resources-April 10, 2020
...and 20 more key personnel

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