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WEST END — The Family Support and Community Collaboration Programs are funded by Sandhills Center and conducted through a contract with North Carolina Families United. The programs support families of children with emotional, learning, and behavioral challenges.  

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ROCKINGHAM — In 24 years of fostering children, Robert and Deborah Richardson have had some “ups and downs.”

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RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging young adults (ages 18-21) eligible for the state’s extended foster care program who left the program during the COVID-19 Pandemic due to their age to apply for re-entry to receive available services and support.

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GREENSBORO — Each May Children’s Home Society of NC recognizes National Foster Care Month. This month salutes the irreplaceable value of foster parents, child welfare professionals, volunteers, and other members of the community who help children and youth in foster care find permanent homes and connections. This is a time to celebrate those who make a meaningful difference in the lives of the more than 423,000 children and youth in foster care nationally.

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ROCKINGHAM — One community organization wants to help make the transition between homes for Richmond County’s foster children a little easier.

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