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News 2017-06-09T10:23:42+00:00

Volunteers offer a lifeline of support

Our volunteers make a big difference! Every day, Family Services depends on a team of trained volunteers to assist those who rely on our services in various ways.  Our volunteers come from across our community [...]

Mom benefitted from Community Baby Shower – 2 years ago

[Transcript] MyFOX8 (WGHP)Katie Nordeen reports, Friday, May 25, 2018 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Aapri Chavis is everything a child would want in a mother: fun, loving, engaged and hard-working. A lot has changed since FOX8 first [...]

A Junior League Outstanding Partner

Left to right: Shannon Neal, Campaign and Development Operations, Family Services;  Michelle Speas, Chief Development and Public Relations Officer, Family Services;  Aimee Rowe, 2017-18 JLWS President; Lucia Higgins, Development and Community Engagement, Family Services; Bob Feikema, [...]

May 31st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

It almost didn’t happen

It's working! But, it almost didn’t happen. That’s why we are asking you to ensure that our critical programs and services remain strong. There are 24,000 children under age 5 in Forsyth County.  More than [...]

May 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Ways to report domestic abuse

The tragic news of two domestic violence related incidents in our community is a reminder to learn the warning signs and how to provide support. Safe on Seven Coordinator Alexis Daniels tells WXII 12 NEWS [...]

FOX8 third annual Community Baby Shower

Being a new mom is challenging. Being a new mom without access to the essentials a baby needs is far more stressful. Once again, FOX8 (WGHP) and Anchor Katie Nordeen are seeking support from the Triad [...]