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27-Year-Old Decides to Foster, Then Adopts 7-Year-Old

Mary Murphy adopted her daughter Katie through CHS after serving as her foster mom for 15 months. Her interest in fostering piqued during her time evaluating grant proposals from nonprofits […]

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Meet the Johnson Five

Doris and Shemroy Johnson are experienced parents of two adult children. They felt they had been blessed with their daughters and that their home and hearts were big enough to […]

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Holiday Card Contest

We have closed our card entries for this year. Please be on the lookout for next year’s contest.

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Keeping Families Together – Intensive Family Preservation Services

Our IFPS team will work with more than 450 families this year. Every year, many families in North Carolina are at imminent risk of out-of-home placement for their children. Children’s […]

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CHS placing greater emphasis on Shared Parenting & Reunification

CHS has worked in partnership with Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago to develop a leading-edge practice model to build on the strengths of its Foster Care to Permanency […]

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Couple Fosters 206 Infants Over 40 Years

Just days before their foster care license expired, the day they planned to retire from foster parenting after 40 years, Judy and Alan Patterson welcomed their 206th infant into their […]

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Navigating Tremendous Challenges

At a time when we are navigating tremendous challenges, we are again confronted with the reality of inequality and racism that still exist.  We at Children’s Home Society have been trying […]

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FosterStrong

FosterStrong was inspired by the youth and alumni of foster care that Sean Anders, director of Instant Family, met during the filming and release of the movie, and was created to empower current and […]

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Maintaining Strategic Focus as a Nonprofit Leader

Recently our CEO  Brian Maness sat down for an interview with Dr. Patton McDowell to discuss the importance of staying organized in this ever-changing environment with children and families who are […]

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Keyonna

Thank You for Making a Difference! Welcome to Day Two of “Staying at Home with Children’s Home Society of NC: Storytelling through different perspectives.” There are more children in foster […]

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