Yearly Archives: 2018


Celebrating 40 Years of Service

We want to congratulate Pat Dean, the coordinator of intervention services, on her 40 years of service with Family Services! Ms. Pat’s unwavering passion and dedication to helping survivors of domestic violence overcome obstacles as well as her work to make the shelter a trauma informed safe haven has helped hundreds of women and children [...]

By |2018-12-05T09:13:03-05:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Director of Clinical Services Celebrates 40 Years

We want to congratulate Rebecca Nagaishi, our director of clinical services, on her 40 years with Family Services! She is a licensed clinical social worker in the State of North Carolina; she has 30 years of experience as one of the agency’s family counselors, program director of the Pregnancy Counseling and Adoption program and master [...]

By |2018-12-04T16:14:37-05:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

A Tale of Two Cities?

Winston-Salem and Forsyth County are thriving. The Wake Forest Innovation Quarter is bustling with start-ups, tech firms, the Wake Forest University Medical School, and events in Baily Park. Downtown is brimming with restaurants and attracting new residents. Business 40 will soon become a safe and swift expressway, adorned with creative corridors. And, Winston-Salem and Forsyth [...]

Employees recognized for exceeding their campaign goal

At a recent meeting of the Raising Every Child capital campaign cabinet, co-chairs Bill and Peggy Reingold gave high praise to Family Services employees for their outstanding support. To date, 93% of Family Services staff raised $67,848 to address pressing needs of Forsyth County's most vulnerable population, children ages 0 to 5. Nicole Alford, Counseling [...]

2019 Guidelines for Food Program Eligibility

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health, Women’s & Children’s Health Section, Nutrition Services Branch, Special Nutrition Programs Annual Application CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM Child Care Centers, Adult Day Care Centers, Sponsoring Organizations of Centers, Outside School Hours Care Center AGREEMENT NUMBER: 7093 Family Services Inc. and its [...]

By |2018-11-09T11:21:17-05:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: General Information|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Special film screening and discussion – The Florida Project

Family Services will host a special screening of The Florida Project, a deeply moving and unforgettably poignant look at childhood, directed by Sean Baker that features 2018 Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe. Tickets are on sale now for the community event that will take place Thursday, October 25, 6:00pm at a/perture cinema. Set over one summer, the film [...]

Free self-defense training opportunity to raise donations for victims of domestic violence

Armored Team Building is partnering with Fitness 2000 Gym and Wellness Center to offer a free class on self-defense and self-reliance and to raise support for family violence prevention and victims of domestic violence. The event will take place at the fitness center (1415 River Ridge Dr, Clemmons, North Carolina 27012) on Saturday, October 20, [...]

Raising Every Child campaign reaches $3 million toward goal

Since the public launch of the Raising Every Child capital campaign in mid-September, contributions from individuals, businesses, and foundations have propelled campaign support past the $3 million mark. Family Services is working with a campaign leadership team of 37 community volunteers to raise $3.75 million in order to address Forsyth County’s immediate needs of the most vulnerable [...]