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Headwaters Counseling


A BBB Accredited Charity since 08/20/2010.

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Name: Headwaters Counseling
Phone: (260) 744-4326
Fax: (260) 744-0188
Address: 2712 S Calhoun St
Fort Wayne, IN 46807-1402
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Website: www.headwaterscounseling.org
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Family-Children#!/pages/Family-Children-Services/362565322831
Report Issued Date: November 5, 2015
Report Expiration Date: November 6, 2016
Original Business Start Date: March 1947
Principal: Mr. Stephen A Jarrell, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Mr. Stephen A Jarrell, Executive Director - (260) 744-4326 or
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Entity: Non-Profit Domestic Corporation
Incorporated: March 1947, IN
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Additional DBA Names

Family & Children's Services, Inc.

Stated Purpose

"exists to provide quality education, counseling, therapeutic services and consultation to individuals, children, families and communities, empowering them to make positive life choices."


Evaluation Conclusions

This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.


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Programs

Headwaters Counseling provides high quality, low cost counseling and consulting services to the general public, and employee assistance services to employers via local and national agreements. Services are provided by Master Level Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors. All Staff members are state licensed, or working towards licensure, and many are certified by state and national addiction certification bodies.

Services are integrated and seamless outpatient counseling programs that address mental health issues, in addition to substance abuse or addiction issues. Clients served are there for one or the other and, at times, for both.

Services are provided through individual, couple, family and group approaches and the organization serve both adults and children. Their programs are internationally accredited by the commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and its substance abuse programs are certified by the Indiana Division of Mental health and Addiction.

For the year ended June 30, 2014, Headwaters Counseling's program expenses were:

Counseling:$943,558
 
Total Program Expenses:$943,558

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Stephen A. Jarrell
CEO Compensation:$96,379
Chair of the Board:Charles Clark
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:Parkview North
Board Size:10
Paid Staff Size:17 full time, 1 part-time

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Headwaters Counseling raises funds through direct mail appeals,invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals,and through the United Way.


Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


Financial

According to Headwaters Counseling's Audited Financial Statement for the year ended June 30, 2014:

Income
 Contributions$165,866
 United Way$152,634
 Counseling fees$448,882
 Special events net$18,242
 Contracted service fees$203,930
 Investment revenue net$1,540
 Gain on beneficial interest$4,992
 Miscellaneous$3,174
 Total Income:$999,260
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$943,558 83.99%94.43%
 Fund Raising:$23,880 2.13%2.39%
 Administrative:$155,731 13.86%15.58%
 Other:$252 0.02%0.03%
 Total Expenses:$1,123,421
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$-124,161
Beginning Net Assets$901,515
Ending Net Assets:$777,354
Total Assets$858,549
Total Liabilities$81,195

Report as of May 4, 2016 09:25
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