9/11/13 12 p.m.
The Keeping Kids Safe foster care agency in Findlay is adding a shelter for teenage boys. The Keeping Kids Safe Independent Living Home is set to open on Brookside Drive..
A guest on WFIN@Ten, Director Judy Hutton said the facility will house six teenage boys and will be staffed with adults 24/7 to help teach and guide them with problem solving and conflict resolution skills as well. Hutton said the teens will have to work out a household budget and plan and prepare meals..
The home is for teens between 15 and 18 years old enrolled in high school. They will also be encouraged to seek employment and will be helped with employment skills. The ribbon-cutting will be held at 11 a.m. and the open house will run until 2 p.m.