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

June 1st, 2023

Surviving the Summer with Kids out of School


Do you remember the Staples television commercial with a father gleefully hanging off of the back of a shopping…

May 25th, 2023

Fear and Psychological Safety in Our Teams


Before we dive in, let’s remember that being fearless is not a thing. As noted in the Fear episode…

May 14th, 2023

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Crossnore Announces Grant for Community Work


Crossnore Communities for Children and its Center for Trauma Resilient Communities (CTRC) are pleased to be the recipient of…

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