Yearly Archives: 2020


Head Start partners with WSSU Nursing Program

The Fall term brought challenges because of remote learning but also highlighted the strength of partnerships in meeting the needs of the families served by Family Services Inc. Head Start. As a result of some service challenges due to COVID-19, Ms. Ekta Patel, Health and Nutrition Manager, Head Start collaborated with Dr. Kimya Nance, Online [...]

By |2021-04-01T08:38:47-04:00December 23rd, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Childhood Nutrition Day

Desplácese hacia abajo para español RECIPES Chef and Child Omelet Ingredients: 2 eggs 1 Teaspoon water 2 Tablespoons chopped ham 1/8 teaspoon salt 2 Tablespoons grated cheese dash of pepper 2 tablespoons chopped green peppers 1 teaspoon butter 2 tablespoons chopped tomatoes 1 avocado peeled and sliced 2 Tablespoons salsa Directions Beat the eggs, water, [...]

By |2020-10-27T12:04:06-04:00October 27th, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Family Justice Center Almost Ready to Open

Family Justice Center Almost Ready to Open October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Forsyth County will be helping spread awareness of this serious issue throughout the month. Over the summer, Family Services officially handed the planning of the Family Justice Center project to Forsyth County, and the county is currently transitioning the Safe on Seven Domestic Violence [...]

By |2020-10-20T09:28:53-04:00October 14th, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE             The most dangerous place for many women and children is their home WINSTON-SALEM, NC — Even in a worldwide pandemic, being at home is still the most dangerous health crisis faced by many women and children. Family Services has been responding to these heartbreaking situations in Forsyth County since [...]

By |2020-10-16T15:44:05-04:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Equity Begins With Pre-K

The Pre-K Priority Releases Equity Report and Expands Community Conversation Series Community Coalition Aims for Expanded Access to Pre-K for all Four-Year-Olds in Forsyth County WINSTON-SALEM, NC (September 15, 2020) – Although school hallways may be the quiet, there’s growing noise in our community calling for greater equity in the delivery of Pre-K – 12 [...]

By |2020-09-22T08:58:43-04:00September 22nd, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Forsyth County hires Family Justice Center director

Family Services marked a milestone when it handed over the Family Justice Center project to Forsyth County Government which, in turn, hired DeWanna Thomas Hamlin as the director of the county’s Family Justice Center. Family Justice Center will be a one-stop location designed to serve those impacted by interpersonal violence including intimate partner violence, sexual [...]

By |2020-10-16T16:00:54-04:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: General Information|0 Comments