Category: Crossnore Services

Practical Ways to Help Youth Aging out of Foster Care
At first glance aging out of foster care appears to be a welcome relief for foster youth. Often, children come into foster care under stressful situations. And the assumption is [...]
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Celebrating Home
I love this time of year. Warming up in sweaters and scarves and drinking hot cocoa by the fire. We celebrate Christmas at my home, so we spend a lot of time [...]
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Walking with Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
Crossnore Communities for Children is excited about the expansion of our Youth Independent Living (YIL) program. The vision of YIL is to support youth and young adults who are currently [...]
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A Day in the Life of a Cottage Parent
Being a cottage parent may very well be the hardest and the most fun job at Crossnore. Cottage Parents make up a larger percentage of our staff than any other [...]
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Back to School with Our Day Treatment Program
Almost two weeks into the new school year in Winston-Salem, and we are so thankful to have our students in person. Like so many, our Day Treatment students have experienced [...]
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Back to School at Williams Academy
Williams Academy, Crossnore's charter school on our Avery campus, started back to school on August 5th. It has been an exciting start to the year. It's widely known that Williams [...]
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Changing Lives through Day Treatment Services
Crossnore’s Day Treatment program does amazing work. Passionate, all-in staff members make up the program. And they are committed to doing whatever it takes to walk them to success. The [...]
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Blossoming Hope: Alana’s Story
Alana Fisher has a smile that lights up the room. She rushes in with a contagious energy and immediately introduces herself and her mom, Anna. She’s confident, polite, and exudes [...]
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Diving in to Summer Fun at Crossnore
COVID put a damper on some of our summer fun last year, and we have a lot of lost time to make up for! We are super excited to be [...]
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Empowering Youth to Live Independently
Crossnore School & Children’s Home is excited to build upon years of experience at the Winston-Salem and Avery campuses serving youth aging out of foster care. This expansion of services [...]
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