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YMCA Human Services facility closes facility at temporary housing units

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The Joplin Family YMCA Human Services facility is closing it's campus at the temporary housing units.

A celebration was held Friday for the closing with tornado survivors, partner agencies and workers in attendance.

The campus opened it's doors about a year ago to help those displaced by the tornado.  More than 500 families have been helped to get back to the community.

Through the campus the YMCA brought in over 40 human service agencies in to help with the recovery efforts.

The campus will officially close March 29 and on April 1 the activities staff will be transferred to the downtown Y.

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