Couple’s giving driven by F&CS’ dedication to the community

“Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.” – Tony Robbins    What started as a business relationship between Family & Children’s Services (F&CS) and Buford Nash grew to include his wife Eileen as they later became long-time monthly donors.   “Buford and Eileen bring joy and hope to so many of our clients…

Grant to help at-risk families with technology access

Telehealth has helped our clients stay connected and supported during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, many families in F&CS’s Comprehensive Home-Based Services (CHBS) and Intensive Safety Services (ISS) programs — which help children most at risk for safety threats, maltreatment, abuse, neglect and out-of-home placement — live in rural communities where technology isn’t easily accessible. Services…

Volunteers assemble activity bags for F&CS programs

Thanks to the generosity of QuikTrip and Raising Cane’s, 25 volunteers assembled 1,369 activity bags recently to distribute to F&CS Child Abuse and Trauma Services, CHBS and Women in Recovery/Women’s Justice Team clients.  “We are grateful for this wonderful donation from QuikTrip and its team members that have stepped up to help our Family & Children’s Services’ (F&CS) kids in four program areas who need immediate support,” said Tom…