A Baltimore-based nonprofit has been awarded a $2 million state grant to assist families impacted by crime in the area. Family and Children’s Services (FCS) received the grant, which will be distributed over two years, through the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention through the Victims of Crime Act.
Photos from a visit to the adult day care program at Harford Community College provided through Family and Children’s Services of Harford County. (MATT BUTTON | AEGIS STAFF / Baltimore Sun) Ninety-something-year-old Bill Herr typically needs two people to help him walk – with a walker, but he was cutting up a rug last week […]
Forty-three people took part in a domestic violence prevention and awareness training Monday morning. The event, held by the GFWC Woman’s Club of Westminster Inc. and Family and Children’s Services, focused on teen dating violence.
Free blood pressure screenings, glaucoma screenings and flu shots will be just some of the highlighted stations Thursday at the Baltimore 55+ Resource Fair. The event, which is being organized by Family and Children’s Services and the Edward A. Myerberg Center, will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Myerberg Center at 3101 […]
Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland Early Head Start transition ceremony. (Courtesy of Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland) Twelve three-year-olds from Baltimore recently took part in a rite of passage usually reserved for older children. They donned caps and gowns and walked in a procession as part of an unofficial commencement ceremony […]
There’s an unspoken rule that when you become a grandparent, your love becomes extra special. And a group of special grandparents are sharing that love with as many children as they can. Betty Elliott has volunteered at the Union Baptist Church Head Start program for 13 years. She comes five days a week for seven […]
On June 15, Katie Cashman, Director of Elder Services at Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland, appeared on WBAL News Now with Bryan Nehman to discuss the increasing prevalence nationwide of elder abuse. June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.