COMPACT Family Services is located in the beautiful foothills of the Ouachita Mountains in Hot Springs, AR.   What began in 1944 as a single home (Gladys Hinson House) has now grown into a 65-acre property with many amenities for its guests and residents.  

Included on the property are:

  • Gladys Hinson Museum
    • original Children's Home purchased in 1944, now serves as a museum and place of respite for staff
  • Hillcrest Children's Home
    • six cottages that can care for up to sixty children at any given time: Anthony, Garrison, Gilliam, Hardcastle, Netzel, Wilmoth
  • Highlands Maternity Home
    • dedicated to bringing hope and healing to young women facing unplanned pregnancies
  • Transitional Living Center
    • 24-apt home for graduating Hillcrest residents, aging-out foster care youth and transitioning young women from Highlands
  • Food Services and Dining Hall 
    • serves as the food headquarters for entire campus providing healthy, balanced meals, and options for food supplies
  • Administration and Social Services
    • provides full spectrum of services for staff and residents including, case management, health services, record keeping, financial services, and provides office space for each.
  • Multiple amenities and activities for all to enjoy
    • fishing, swimming, skating, horseback riding, cycling, playground, gymnasium, wood shop, sewing, scrapbooking, library, computer lab, tutoring services, musical opportunities, and sports activities including our brand new Belin Multi-Purpose Ball Field dedicated to the Belin Family.   

We invite you to virtually explore the campus and consider bringing a team of volunteers to partner with us by adopting and endeavoring a project on our beautiful 65-acre campus.  For more information about COMPACT Mission Teams, visit here.