About Open Arms

SINCE 1985, Open Arms has been committed to serving neglected, abused, and troubled youth, by providing homes and education to those who need hope in a desperate time in their lives. We exist to provide HOPE.


This mission is based upon our belief that all youth have fundamental rights to a healthy home environment, good parents, and a wholesome family life that is God focused. Our mission is to exalt the Lord by serving and sharing Christ through meeting the needs of others.


Direct Care Staff 

Open Arms in Lyons. Day to day care and supervision of boys ages 10-14. The applicant should have a positive and compassionate attitude, demonstrate effective communication skills, is teachable and desires to work with youth who exhibit behavioral and/or emotional issues. Full time and part time positions both day shifts and night shifts, 12 hour shirts.. 

Foster Care Case Manager

Open Arms is seeking to hire a Full Time Foster Care Case Manager.  Job entails providing support and case management to foster youth as well as the foster parents.   Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, and have a minimum of a Bachelor degree in Social Work or related field.   Applicants must have good oral and written communication skills, good time management and be willing to work as part of a team.  Benefits are available.  Apply online or in the office. 

Switz City Location Phone: 812-659-2533     Switz City Address: 4516 West State Road 54, Bloomfield, IN 47424 

• Lyons Location Phone 812-659-2001    Lyons Address: 2417 S 800 W, Lyons, IN 47443

• P.O. Box 271, Switz City, Indiana 47465  •  Fax: 812-659-2477    


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