QWho is Erin?
AErin’s House is named in memory of Erin Farragh. Erin was almost six when she died suddenly in her home in Fort Wayne on January 5, 1989.
QHow much do your services cost?
AThere is no fee for any of our services. Erin’s House receives no government funding and relies solely on the generosity of the community, foundations, service clubs, organizations and individual donations. We welcome children regardless of their family’s financial circumstances.
QWhat hours are services available?
AAll of our biweekly peer support groups meet on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 6:30 and 8:15 p.m.
QWhere are your services available?
AErin’s House is located at 5670 YMCA Park Drive West, Fort Wayne, IN 46835.
QDo kids live there?
ANo, although we’re called Erin’s House, no children actually live at Erin’s House. Families attend peer support groups two times a month in the evenings for a few hours.
QWho is eligible for your services?
AAny child, youth or young adult ages 3-25, who has experienced
the death of a loved one. Parents/ guardians are also welcome to attend peer support
groups that meet at the same time.
QHow do I use your services?
ATo get involved in a peer support group, families can call Erin’s House at 260-423-2466.
Programming also available in Spanish.