Cherokee Family Violence Center would like to thank our community for the generous support we have all year and especially during the holidays. THANK YOU and Happy Holidays from CFVC Staff!                     As a reminder, we are still have our raffle open! We will being drawing to see who the winner is…

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From June sixth to tenth, Cherokee Family Violence Center held our first summer camp for the children who reside in our transitional housing program. The five day long camp was filled with fun, mindfulness and relaxation. We had a total of 11 campers participate in our first week of camp, with another group scheduled to participate later…

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Day maker: A sweet card from one of the children in our program to Brooke Larson, our Family Support Coordinator. Inside it reads, “You’re my guardian angel.” 💜 A photo posted by CherokeeFamilyViolenceCenter (@cfvcinfo) on May 26, 2016 at 12:57pm PDT It’s things like this that keep us focused on the work we are doing…

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Since October 2015, Children’s Restoration Network (CRN) has partnered with Cherokee Family Violence Center to implement Project One on One, an academic mentorship program to assist children who would like to develop academically and professionally.  Every Monday evening Project One on One mentors and students met individually or in small groups to focus on homework, projects,…

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During this month’s children’s support group, we had a spring party thanks to Boy Scout Troop 241 of Canton, Georgia.  Troop 241 organized an indoor egg hunt for the nearly 50 children in attendance that night.  The children had a great time decorating spring bags, scrambling for eggs and munching on snacks.  The Scouts presented the…

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Last week, the CFVC Children’s Program had a great Valentine’s Day Party!  Decorating cookies, snacking, and getting a “box of love” made it the night a lot of fun for everyone involved.  We want to thank Robin Hovanec and her daughter Lily for donating nearly 100 decorated shoe boxes filled with snacks, letters, and love.…

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Exciting news:  CFVC can now come to your agency or office to provide a free Triple P parenting seminar to your employees or clients! What is Triple P? – Positive Parenting Program is a parenting and family support system designed to prevent – as well as treat – behavioral and emotional problems in children. What…

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CFVC would like to thank Ms. Lawton’s first grade class from Knox Elementary School. The class assembled 30 Night Night tote bags for children in the emergency shelter. The tote bags include a stuffed animal, a blanket, books, and a special card with a positive message from the students and were designed to bring comfort…

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CFVC’s Children’s Program celebrated their holiday party this Tuesday. The children made ornaments and Christmas tree hats, ate snacks and received a visit from Santa Claus, who passed out gifts and sang songs with the children. The children were also able to participate in “kids bucks,” which is an incentive program for the youth that…

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We have been visited by so many of Santa’s helpers this week who have been bringing in gifts for the families participating in our program.  There is no way we could list everyone who has been so generous with us this season, but we wanted to share a little bit of the fun that we…

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