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Winston Salem Journal Editorial – Abused children cannot afford funding cuts: Bob Feikema

The people of Forsyth County and across the Triad are now confronted with a test of how we will treat our children who are the victims of child abuse. April – which happened to be Child Abuse Prevention month - turned out to be the cruelest month. That’s when half a dozen agencies in the [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:46-04:00June 17th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Facing cuts, groups that combat abuse raise money themselves

Leaders of local groups that deal with child sexual abuse are disappointed with budget cuts that have slashed $250,000 from their budgets, but they’re not just sitting around hoping the federal government will restore the money. At a Hall of Justice press conference today, leaders of three organizations announced they are going to the community [...]

By |2015-09-02T11:39:10-04:00June 4th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Child Advocacy Center in Forsyth County facing major cuts

Non-profit agencies in Forsyth County have joined together to help raise more than $250,000 for the county’s Child Advocacy Center, after The Governor’s Crime Commission announced it was cutting the center’s funding. Family Services operates the Child Advocacy Center, which is a one-stop, kid-friendly place where therapists can meet with young victims of sexual and physical abuse. [...]

By |2015-09-02T11:37:47-04:00June 4th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , |0 Comments