An informational meeting about the Green Hills Women’s Shelter separating from the Community Action Agency took place last week. Click to hear KMZU’s Chelsea Wade talk with Acting Co-CEO Terri Henderson.

Terri Henderson

Press Release from Green Hills Community Action Agency:

The Green Hills Women’s Shelter held an informal, informational meeting on Wednesday evening in Chillicothe. Prospective board members and interested persons discussed preliminary plans for rolling the shelter out of GHCAA and into a standalone corporation. This topic has been discussed by the Area Governing Board of GHCAA over the past few months. As details become available future news releases will cover details of the plan.

Persons with questions related to the shelter may contact Terri Henderson, Acting Co-CEO and media contact for GHCAA. Tammy Taylor serves as Director for the Women’s Shelter program with locations in: Trenton, Chillicothe, and Cameron.

The shelter program currently is seeking volunteers to help support the shelter program. Volunteers must be 18 years of age and must be able to pass a background check. Several special projects are held as fund raisers throughout the year. Details of upcoming events, including a banquet and auction in Chillicothe, will be distributed in the coming weeks.

Persons wishing to volunteer in Chillicothe may call 660-707-0042; Trenton 660-359-2339 or Cameron 816-632-4900.