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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

HomeSafe

Serving children and families since 1979

four stars

93.73

2840 Sixth Avenue, South Lake Worth, FL 33461
tel: (561) 383-9800   Web Site
EIN: 59-1935485

Board Leadership
Steven Bernstein
President

CEO
Matthew Ladika
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.73 four stars
  Financial 91.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2016 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

91.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HomeSafe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HomeSafe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HomeSafe (FL) 93.73 four stars
WestSide Baby (WA) 90.58 four stars
PACER Center (MN) 89.00 three stars
Holiday Express (NJ) 86.35 three stars
American Friends of Migdal Ohr (NY) 93.67 four stars

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Incorporated in 1979 as a day program for abused children, The Children's Place at Home Safe has taken the lead in our community by developing the programs and services necessary to respond to the growing needs of children and families. Today, the agency now known as HomeSafe, provides a complete system of care for children who have been sexually, physically and emotionally abused. Our services include therapeutic residential care and the only Specialized Therapeutic Group Care program in Palm Beach County. Our SafetyNet Program provides immediate intervention and prevention services to victims of domestic violence and their children. HomeSafe is the exclusive entry agency for the Healthy Beginnings system of care for children ages zero through five. Healthy Beginning's main goals are to prevent child abuse and neglect and help parents prepare their children to be eager and ready to learn by kindergarten.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $786,402
   Federated Campaigns $159,811
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $616,596
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,379,343
Total Contributions $5,942,152
   Program Service Revenue $2,145,402
Total Primary Revenue $8,087,554
   Other Revenue $14,335
TOTAL REVENUE $8,101,889
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,162,198
   Administrative Expenses $650,782
   Fundraising Expenses $368,503
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,181,483
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-79,594
   
Net Assets $10,665,566

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Specialized Therapeutic Group Home $3,468,116 48.4%
Healthy Beginnings $2,506,966 35.0%
Enhanced Group Home $923,831 12.9%

Ratings History
HomeSafe has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/21/2016 93.73 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.38 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 89.52 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 92.17 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 91.68 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 92.14 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 92.14 four stars
2010-06 02/01/2012 91.70 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-1935485
Name in IRS Master File THE CHILDRENS PLACE AT HOME SAFE INC
NTEE Code P40
NTEE Classification Family Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$141,137 1.72% Matthew Ladika Chief Executive Officer

Incorporated in 1979 as a day program for abused children, The Children's Place at Home Safe has taken the lead in our community by developing the programs and services necessary to respond to the growing needs of children and families. Today, the agency now known as HomeSafe, provides a complete system of care for children who have been sexually, physically and emotionally abused. Our services include therapeutic residential care and the only Specialized Therapeutic Group Care program in Palm Beach County. Our SafetyNet Program provides immediate intervention and prevention services to victims of domestic violence and their children. HomeSafe is the exclusive entry agency for the Healthy Beginnings system of care for children ages zero through five. Healthy Beginning's main goals are to prevent child abuse and neglect and help parents prepare their children to be eager and ready to learn by kindergarten.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HomeSafe (FL) 93.73 four stars
HOPE Farm (TX) 85.77 three stars
All Our Kin (CT) 91.90 four stars
Child Crisis Arizona (AZ) 97.56 four stars
Common Threads (TX) 88.00 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

HomeSafe
2840 Sixth Avenue, South
Lake Worth, FL 33461
tel: (561) 383-9800
fax: (561) 832-4786
EIN: 59-1935485

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Board Leadership

Steven Bernstein
President

CEO

Matthew Ladika
Chief Executive Officer

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