Hjortoehus (Denmark)is a group home in the Town of Svendborg - Funen, Denmark 
The group home can hold 12 youth aged between 3 and 18. The number of staff members are 15.
The youth are admitted to this group home by the authorities in their hometown.
The youth attend either daycare, school or work in the local community.
Time are set up so they can attend activities in the local community.
The youth have chores like cleaning own room and wash their own clothes. They also participate in other chores depending of their age.
The price is DKK 1,638 per day and the local authorities of the hometown of the girls are paying for the stay.
In the news
On May 15 - 2008 a group of six girls aged between 15 and 18 did beat a girl - also living in the group home - up. The beating involving kicking took an hour and she ended up being thrown into a hawthorn.
After being formally arrested and charged, the girls were returned to the same group home because they were already undergoing punishment by being placed at the group home for other crimes or social incidents.
- Info: Info page about the group home on the homepage of the town of Svendborg
- Forum: Being forced to live with your molesters, a thread on Fornits webforum