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The way home.

We are a recognized leader in helping children who have experienced abuse or other trauma reclaim, rebuild, and reimagine the essential belief in a safe, dependable home.


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The Crossnore Way

For more than 100 years Crossnore Communities for Children has provided a Christian sanctuary of hope and healing for children in need from North Carolina. Our holistic model of care allows us to care for and nurture each child’s mind, body and spirit.


Latest News

July 18th, 2024

Who Builds the Team Builders?: Self-Care for Facilitators


All of us have learned, one way or another, that it’s often easier to give advice to others than…

July 10th, 2024

The Heart of Our Work and The Relationships Formed


When I started working at Crossnore, I had zero idea how much “the kids at work” would become so…

July 2nd, 2024

Leading from Where You Are: Reflections from Crossnore’s Leadership Academy


If someone asked you today, “Do you see yourself as a leader”, how would you answer? Launching Leadership Academy…

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