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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.


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December 7th, 2023

Connection Activities for a Work Setting


In previous blog posts I’ve highlighted the significance of Peter Block’s concept of Connection Before Content. It is important…

November 16th, 2023

Safety Planning for a Trauma-Informed Holiday Season


Are you excited about the holiday season?  The holiday season is a time of many feelings - joy, happiness,…

November 9th, 2023

Finding Home Through a Career at Crossnore


One of the highlights of my childhood came when I was in the second grade. I won a Silver Medal…

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