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Family Services to Host 7th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® to Raise Awareness About Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault

Family Services Safe Relationships Division will host the seventh annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The walk will begin at Family Services’ Gateway location at 1200 S. Broad Street in Winston-Salem. Participants will walk down Salem Avenue and return to the event site. On-site registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. The walk will begin at [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45+00:00September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Updates|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Dixon: Family Services’ Gardens Play Important Role

Family Services Healing Gardens (photo courtesy of Mike Turner) When Family Services was in the process of being built, a landscape architect friend of the agency said, "As long as you’re going to build a green, environmentally friendly building, you ought to consider surrounding it with energy-efficient plants to mirror the healing that [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45+00:00July 10th, 2015|Categories: In the News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Family Services Seeks Public Support as it Sets Broader Goals

Family Services has launched a $250,000 annual campaign that highlights the agency’s childhood development programs and domestic violence services and shows how all of Family Services’ programs work together to “ensure that all families and children are safe, secure and able to reach their full potential.” Federal and state subsidies for Family Services’ numerous programs [...]

Naomi Judd to be Keynote Speaker
at 2014 Home Free Benefit Luncheon

Naomi Judd Country music superstar and American icon, Naomi Judd will share her personal story of domestic violence at 2104 Home Free, the third annual benefit luncheon in Forsyth County to end domestic violence, hosted by Family Services and the Children’s Law Center of Central NC on October 16, from noon – 1:30 [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45+00:00October 14th, 2014|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Bridger Field House Filled to Capacity for Annual Home Free Benefit Luncheon to End Domestic Violence in Forsyth County

Mildred Muhammad Home Free 2013 Bridger Field House was filled to capacity on Oct. 17 for the annual Home Free benefit to end domestic violence in Forsyth County, presented by Family Services and the Children’s Law Center of Central North Carolina. Jim Lambie and Libba Evans served as honorary chairpersons. The keynote presentation [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45+00:00October 27th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

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+00:00June 17th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments