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The Ranch Seeks House Parents


The Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches, a long-term, residential childcare facility is taking applications for houseparents at our Batesville Campus in Bethesda. These positions require the applicant to be 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, background check, TB test, and good driving record

Our children have been neglected, abused, abandoned, or are simply in need of loving and caring supervision. The position has free room and board while on duty at the cottage. 

If you’re interested call Candy at (870) 793-6841 ext. 315, or go to our website and download an application: http://youthranches.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/ASYR-Employment-Application.pdf.

Mike Cumnock, Ranch CEO Hits National Airwaves: The Matt Friedeman Show

Mike Cumnock, CEO of the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches recently had a radio interview on The Matt Friedeman Show. There were many questions posed surrounding the organization, the longevity of its existence and its mission! Mike engaged Matt on what makes the Ranch such a special place to be and encouraged listeners to visit youthranches.com for more.

The interview hit national airwaves on Wednesday, August 31st and you can listen by clicking the link below. http://www.afa.net/Radio/show.aspx?id=2147491277&tab=audio&audio=2147511311

Once directed to the site locate “The Matt Friedeman Show:: Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranch” located within the scrolling log on the right.

More about The Matt Friedeman show: It’s part of American Family Radio, a non-profit organization that owns and operates nearly 200 radio stations across the country. They describe themselves as a Christian Broadcasting Network. They also are on-line 24/7 and Available worldwide. 

Stations in Arkansas include: Sheridan, Jonesboro, Fort Smith, Bentonville, Blytheville, Des Arc, Heber Springs, Fayetteville, Hampton, Mtn. Home, and Nashville.

For more information on the show visit: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Matt-Friedeman-Show/53084204176?sk=info