The Marsh Foundation provides services available through Bridges, a post-emancipation support program in Ohio that extends housing and other supportive services to eligible former foster youth. These young adults are eligible to apply and participate at the age of 18, until they reach the age of 21.
The Marsh Foundation’s clinical supervisor, Annette Hermann has been specifically trained in this method of attachment focused treatment for childhood trauma and abuse.
Foster Family Based Treatment Association
The Foster Family-based Treatment Association (FFTA) was founded in 1988 and exists to define, support and promote quality Treatment Foster Care services within a family context. The FFTA is composed exclusively of Treatment Foster Care Agencies in North America.
Ohio Children’s Alliance
The Ohio Children’s Alliance is a statewide Association of private, non-profit agencies which provides a wide array of services to children and families in crisis across Ohio.
The Teaching Family Association
The Teaching-Family Association (TFA) was founded in 1975 to ensure the quality of care provided by professionals who actively pursue the goals of humane, effective, individualized treatment for children, families, and dependent adults using the common framework of the Teaching-Family Model for treatment and support.
In the event a Van Wert community member wishes to express concerns or other relevant information, regarding The Marsh Foundation facilities or services, they may contact:
Public Relations/Marketing Specialist
Phone: (419) 238-1695 ext. 233