Southmountain CAC's Receive National Accreditation

Posted by: swright 9 months, 1 week ago

In January, 2019, the McDowell County Children’s Advocacy Center and the Blue Ridge Children’s Advocacy Center were approved for reaccreditation by the National Children’s Alliance.  Accreditation with this entity requires extensive work at the Centers including written documentation and observed practice; and is affirmation that exemplary services are being offered, in compliance with national standards.  Congratulations to all staff and collaborators at the McDowell County Children’s Advocacy Centers and the Blue Ridge Children's Advocacy Center that made the reaccreditation possible.

Walmart Gives Grant for McDowell County Children’s Advocacy Center

Posted by: swright 9 months, 3 weeks ago

Southmountain Children and Family Services would like to say “Thank You” to the Walmart Foundation for awarding a grant to Lily’s Place, the Children’s Advocacy Center in McDowell County.

Thank You Huffman-Cornwell Foundation!

Posted by: swright 10 months ago

Southmountain Children and Family Services would like to extend a big “Thank You!” to the Huffman-Cornwell Foundation for the recent award of a most generous grant of $9,200.  The grant will be used to purchase a desktop computer for every home in our Foster Community for our children to use to complete school assignments.  The grant will also allow us to purchase a Chromebook laptop for every high school student.  The gift from the Huffman-Cornwell Foundation will be a huge benefit to our children and families and help our children be successful in school!

Southmountain Receives Grant for new Transylvania County CAC

Posted by: swright 11 months, 4 weeks ago

Southmountain Children and Family Services was recently awarded a quite generous People in Need grant for $20,000. The grant was received on behalf of the new Transylvania County Children’s Advocacy Center and will be used to purchase medical equipment for child medical exams that are done as part of child abuse investigations.

Cancellation: Agency Christmas Parade and Open House

Posted by: swright 1 year ago

It is with great regret that we are canceling this years' Annual Agency Christmas Parade and Open House.  Current weather predictions are calling for inclement weather for both Saturday and Sunday, December 8th and 9th.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause; there is not a scheduled makeup date.  Have a safe weekend and please be sure to join us next year in 2019 for our festivities.