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Making Double the Difference

With the arrival of spring we wanted to send you a quick snapshot of how the Raising Every Child Capital Campaign has progressed. We are at 96% of the $3,750,000 goal, and we have a time-sensitive update to share with you ... HUGE NEWS!  HUGE NEWS!  HUGE NEWS! The Wells Fargo Foundation has awarded a $50,000 [...]

By |2019-05-02T17:05:21+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Sign Up Today for Our Strengthening Families Program

Upcoming Session: April 23 - June 4, 2019 *Deadline to enroll is April 10th For information, contact Courtney Perry at 336-722-8173 or Strengthening Families Program is free a 7-week class for parents & youth, ages 10-14. SFP is for parents who want to play an active role in their child’s life and participate [...]

By |2019-03-29T12:47:59+00:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

New Monthly Survivor Advocacy Group To Meet Next Week

WHEN: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March 7 WHERE: Family Services, 1200 S. Broad St. RSVP: Michelle Kline — 336.722.8173 Family Services is hosting a monthly Survivor Advocacy Group to support survivors and their advocacy initiatives in Forsyth County. Survivor Advocacy Group A monthly Survivor Advocacy Group will meet at Family Services to support the advocacy work of survivors in [...]

By |2019-07-10T16:03:11+00:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Looking to Improve Your Heart Health? Reduce Your Stress

According to the American Heart Association (AHA), more than 1 in 3 women has a form of cardiovascular disease. And, heart disease is the leading cause of hospital stays for men in the United States. Due to the prevalence of the disease, the AHA recognizes each February as American Heart Month in hopes of raising [...]

By |2019-02-18T08:58:06+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Child Advocacy Center Program Director Honored as MLK ‘Young Dreamer’

At this week’s Winston-Salem City Council meeting, the council honored Family Services' Children’s Advocacy Program Manager Fulton McSwain as a 2019 recipient of the Martin Luther King Jr. Young Dreamers Award. The Young Dreamers Award honors two emerging or proven young adult city residents between the ages of 18 and 40 who have made [...]

By |2019-01-24T12:06:16+00:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

Family Justice Center Community Forum

Community Forum Tuesday, January 29 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Continental breakfast will be at 8 a.m.) SECCA Auditorium  750 Marguerite Drive, Winston-Salem, NC Join local community leaders and national experts from the Family Justice Center Alliance, a program of the San Diego-based Alliance for HOPE International, to learn about the Family Justice Center movement [...]

By |2019-01-09T11:43:16+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: General Information|0 Comments

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+00:00December 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+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: General Information|0 Comments