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.


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September 21st, 2023

Magical Moments with Miracle Heights Adventures


For most kids, summertime is simply magical. From the rush of freedom that comes from being out of school…

August 24th, 2023

Connecting with “Host Churches” for Crossnore Cottages


When I began at Crossnore as the Winston-Salem campus's Spiritual Life & Recreation Coordinator, I learned that I would…

August 17th, 2023

The Revolutionary Act of Self-Care


We have all heard the catch phrases “Self-care isn’t selfish.” Or “Self-care is not an expense, it’s an investment.”…

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