Getting to know The Children’s Home
Founded in 1909 by the Western Conference, United Methodist Church, The Children's Home has served children for more than a century. The Children's Home is located on 212 acres on [...]
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The Sanctuary Model of Care
So many of the children that we serve at The Children’s Home are suffering the difficult effects of the trauma they have experienced. Adding to that trauma is the trauma [...]
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The Children’s Home affiliates with The Crossnore School
The Children’s Home Board of Trustees has approved its affiliation with The Crossnore School, a residential foster care home for children in crisis located in Crossnore, NC. The affiliation creates [...]
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Community volunteers rally to reinvigorate farm
When programmatic decisions and economic realities threatened to shut down The Children’s Home farm in 2014, community volunteers rallied to enlist an army to keep it operating. Fowler Ruffin and [...]
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Alumni effort preserves memories in museum
The Children’s Home’s massive, red brick buildings on an expansive, green carpeted campus always will be home for thousands of TCH alumni. But as TCH approached its centennial celebration in [...]
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The Crossnore School expands to serve more children
With the foster care system in North Carolina currently serving more than 10,000 children, The Crossnore School's number one priority is to serve more children. When our Young Children's Village is [...]
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Racism is Trauma

Crossnore School & Children’s Home exists to be a sanctuary for children and their families and racism destroys sanctuary. Racism is trauma and is part of systemic community trauma that has long term negative impacts on people and communities of color. Crossnore believes that black lives matter, and we are committed to building an anti-racist organization and supporting the development of racial equity in our communities. 

To read more about Crossnore's stance on racial equity, the Board of Trustee's Anti-Racist Statement, and to find other resources, please click HERE

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