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Caravan House to close after 30 years

Original post made on Jun 11, 2013

A distressing announcement came to Caravan House on Wednesday. The Palo Alto group home, which has provided shelter and therapy to runaway, abused and neglected adolescent girls for 30 years, will be closing its doors March 1.

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Posted by lerissa sabala
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Jun 11, 2013 at 3:49 pm

I was a teen at caravan house and i feel it was helpful as nd i loved it there. Kids in foster system needs more places like caravan house.


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Posted by barron park resident
a resident of Barron Park
on Jun 13, 2013 at 9:24 pm

posted Thursday, February 8, 2007, 3:54 PM??? is this an old item from 2007???

its very sad, but if its so old why are you posting this.. if its not old can you correct the date


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