Video: Encouraging Parents to Feel Safe Asking for Help
April 17, 2023
The Duke Endowment supports public and private child- and family-serving agencies that provide proven programs to prevent or treat child maltreatment.
Raising Children is Hard; Why It's Always OK to Ask for Help
April 3, 2023
Child welfare advocates are working hard to let caregivers know there's no shame in asking for help.
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Placing Patients in a Network of Care
When Cathy Tolbert visits new clients in Greenwood, S.C., it doesn’t take long before they find something in common.
February 25, 2019 | Lin B. Hollowell III
Dental Clinic grant launches school-based oral health program.
Stanly County Dental Clinic receives a $65,000 grant to launch a school-based oral health program.
February 20, 2019 | The Stanly News & Press
Thinking Deeply about Evaluation
The Endowment recently invited Virginia Tech professor Tom Archibald and Jane Buckley of JCB Consulting to lead internal workshops on Evaluative Thinking, a set of habits that aims to help leaders make sound judgments using good evidence. Given the increasing focus on evidence-based programs and enhancing foundation strategy, we thought we’d share some of their insights.
February 4, 2019 | The Duke Endowment
Opening their Home and Hearts
The first time the Stanfields met Alexis, she was 4. Dressed in pink shorts and a white T-shirt, she had long brown hair that draped her pale face. Removed from her family because of safety concerns, she was waiting for her social worker to find her a temporary home. Her clothing and her stuffed bunny filled the black plastic garbage bag beside her.
October 15, 2018 | Phillip H. Redmond Jr.
Sowing Change in Rural Churches
The large sign has only three words — Goldston Community Garden — and that’s intentional.
October 15, 2018 | Robert R. Webb III
Dental Project Meets Patients’ Special Needs
A medical school’s specialized program is showing dentists how to help clients with special needs.
October 11, 2018 | Dr Elizabeth Pilcher and Dr. Michelle Ziegler
Good News for Child Welfare Reform
New federal child welfare reforms hold promise, three N.C. social services directors say.
September 28, 2018 | Donna Fayko, Glenn Osborne, Stoney Blevins