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A Christmas Poem

One of our foster children has been blessed with the gift to write, here is a Christmas poem she recently wrote for our Holiday newsletter: My Favorite Time of the Year  Christmas is my favorite time of the year, With all those lit up danci...
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Our Christmas Party

Enjoy a few pictures from our Christmas Party we had last week. Huge shout-outs and thank yous go to:  -  UNC-Asheville's Volleyball Team for helping us decorate the center and provide entertainment for the families [caption id="attachment_1...
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Meet BNFEC: Karen Cowan

Meet our clinical director and owner, Karen Cowan. She was raised in Detroit but moved to Asheville when she was 16 years old.  Although she moved around quite a bit, she never really found a place that felt like home like Asheville did. She opened ...
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Back to School Tips for foster parents

From Our Clinical Director: I hope everyone has had a great summer as it is quickly coming to an end.  We are looking forward to hearing about the great adventures and trips that many of you took. Well school is starting back and as much as pare...
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In Memory of Robin Williams

We thank you Robin Williams, not only for the times we smiled, cried, or laughed till we cried, but for bringing the issue of depression and mental illness to the fore front. There are a lot of people of all races, genders, and social status that dea...
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Sharing Christmas Cheer

We wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas! May this holiday bring you peace, joy, and lots of fun with your family.      [embed]http://youtu.be/Hjd3kJpdptk[/embed]  
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Human Trafficking is Real and It Happens Here

When we think of human sex trafficking, most of our first thoughts go to those young girls overseas who are being kidnapped and taken from their love ones. Or we think of prostitutes who were troubled youth who ran away from home. This article and vi...
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Kayla’s story

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The following was written by a 9th grader, Kayla, whose family provides foster care for children in Milwaukee County.  Her honest and emotional journey can help remind us all that foster care is much more than a “job” or a “way to give back to the...

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Beautifully written to show how one child can affect someone else life in ways they never thought possible. 

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In Memory of Robin Williams

We thank you Robin Williams, not only for the times we smiled, cried, or laughed till we cried, but for bringing the issue of depression and mental illness to the fore front. There are a lot of people of all races, genders, and social status that dea...
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