Christian Children's Home of Ohio
2685 Armstrong Road
Wooster, OH 44691
Web: www.ccho.org

One young boy in need set in motion a ministry in Wooster, OH that has provided hope and healing to hundreds of children whose lives have been shattered by abuse, neglect and abandonment.

In March of 1969, a serene 175-acre farm in Wooster became known as the Christian Children's Home of Ohio (CCHO) when members of the independent Christian Churches/Churches of Christ movement learned of a boy with no safe place to call home. Initially licensed as a foster/group home serving three to five children at one time, CCHO now has five cottages on its campus that are home to as many as 38 at-risk kids at once, confused and broken children who just need to know that they are loved, they are valued and they are safe.

The first residential cottage was built in 1975 to serve 10-12 teenagers in addition to the married couple who worked as live-in houseparents. That same year, the original office building was built, a space that has since been remodeled multiple times to meet the ever increasing and changing needs of the administrative staff. Cottage #2 was built seven years later, Cottage #3 opened in 1983, the Kids Cottage was built in 1991 and Cottage #4 opened in 2003.

In 1995, CCHO introduced Poplar Ridge Stables, an equine therapy program that not only teaches the children the importance of responsibility and care for the horses, but also provides a number of physical and emotional benefits for riders who suffer from ADD/ADHD, autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, sight and speech disorders, and a number of other health diagnoses.

CCHO became licensed as an adoption agency in 1997; in 2006, the organization received COA accreditation; and in 2009, Intensive Residential Treatment Program and Certified Trauma Therapy began.

With support from dozens of churches, community organizations and a host of caring individuals along with the hard work of more than 150 employees and oversight from our Board of Trustees, CCHO exists to help people experience their worth in Christ as a licensed Child Care Agency by the Ohio Department of Human Services. We are grateful and humbled by the work God has done through CCHO, and we can�t wait to see what He does over the next 50 years!

Christian Children's Home of Ohio Job Openings in Canton, OH

Job Title Posted By Location Posted On
NEW PT Counselor/Therapist - various locationsChristian Children's Home of OhioVarious, OH5/24/2017
NEW Home-based TherapistChristian Children's Home of OhioSebring, OH5/24/2017
NEW IHBT - Intensive Home-Based TherapistChristian Children's Home of OhioWooster, OH5/19/2017
NEW PT Foster Care Coordinator - LSWChristian Children's Home of OhioCleveland, OH5/19/2017
NEW PT Receptionist/Front DeskChristian Children's Home of OhioWooster, OH5/19/2017
NEW Entry-level Child Care/Youth Care SpecialistChristian Children's Home of OhioWooster, OH5/19/2017
NEW Foster Care RecruiterChristian Children's Home of OhioWooster, OH5/19/2017
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