How Can FSN of Eastern NC Help You?

How can Family Support Network of Eastern NC help you? – Put you in touch with other parents who have gone through a similar situation. – Provide a “listening ear” – Train volunteers to work with other parents in similar situation – Provide free information and help you find appropriate resources in your community. – All…

CMP Pharm

CMP Pharm in Farmville NC has been a friend and sponsor of the Family Support Network for several years.  We cannot thank you enough for all you have done that enables us to provide services to families of children with special health care needs in eastern NC.

Doug Henry Chevrolet

Thank you to Doug Henry Chevrolet in Farmville NC for being a friend and sponsor of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.    We “Donot” (hence the doughnuts) know what we would do without your help in providing services for families in eastern NC. LISTEN!   HOPE!   EMPOWER!

ADHD or Autism? Does it matter?

The lack of focus, noise and confusion common to these disorders is also common to diagnosing them. Do we even need to diagnose? Many just say since there is no cure for either we should focus on treating the symptoms. In my experience, a definitive diagnosis is helpful when deciding many issues. Should you medicate?…

Summer Camp Directory 2017

Summer camp provides a unique opportunity for growth and development, and provides a period of summertime respite for parents and caregivers. The camp experience may be especially valuable for children who have special needs, as they can be isolated from some of the social experiences that other children take for granted. The camps in this…

Empowering Families

LISTEN, HOPE, EMPOWER Dedicated to helping families who have a child with special needs. The Family Support Network of Eastern North Carolina, Inc, provides emotional support and resource information for families who have a child with a disability, chronic illness, premature birth and for families who have experienced the death of a child.The Family Support…

Brenda Boberg visits ECU

Brenda Boberg recently visited the campus of East Carolina University and spoke to classes regarding the Family Support Network of Eastern North Carolina’s mission.

BB&T Stantonsburg Rd Recognition

Sonya Hall and Mandy Shelp at BB&T on Stantonsburg Road received a cookie for their support of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary.

Named ‘exemplar’ program

The Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care, in Bethesda MD, named Family Support Network of Eastern NC one of the top programs in the nation. Thank you to our Board and volunteers for making us who we are today. Family Support Network of Eastern NC, Inc. began over 30 years ago to provide one-to-one parent mentors…

Inner Banks Media – Henry Hinton

Robbie Marlowe, Board Member for Family Support Network of Eastern NC,  presenting cookies to Henry Hinton of Inner Banks Media as a sponsor. Inner Banks Media has volunteered in many different aspects over the years. Helping families in eastern in NC that has a child with special needs is one of Henry’s passions.

Grady-White Boats

Thank you to Grady-White Boats for their continued sponsorship of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.   Grady-White’s support enables us to help families across eastern NC.

Orthotics and Prosthetics East

The Family Support Network of Eastern NC, Inc says thank you to Orthotics and Prosthetics East for their support and care of families in eastern NC.

Hines Family Story

In Testament to the Family Support Network of Pitt County, NC: Ms. Brenda Boberg and her staff at the Family Support Network of Pitt County first entered our lives shortly after we entered the hospital on December 12, 2007, at 22.5 weeks gestation. Over the next several weeks of hospitalization and bed rest, the Family…

Family Autism Center

Family Autism Center Dr. Mike Reichel and Paula Bowen at the Family Autism Center have been a great sponsor of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC, Inc. for several years. Owen Ashcraft has Aspergers Syndrome which is on the autism spectrum and has written a book to help others understand how he sees and…

Speedway Recognition

Speedway to 30th Recognition Thank you to Speedway for their support of the Family Support Network of Eastern NC.

Southern Bank

Southern Bank helps celebrate Family Support Network of ENC’s 30th-year Sarita saying thank you to Southern Bank with 30 cookies.

CMP Pharma – Celebrates with us

  CMP Pharma   Thank you, CMP Pharma, Farmville NC, for supporting families with special needs. Family Support Network of Eastern NC continues to celebrate our 30th year of providing parent mentoring and resources for families who have children with special needs. We are recognizing our sponsors on the 30th of each month to celebrate….

Carla’s Story

  Carla’s Story   As we continue to reminisce over the last 30 years Carla shares her story. I couldn’t imagine how drastically my life was going to change when I had to be admitted on October 31, 2007, with pregnancy complications. In those moments, I remember the fear and anxiety surrounding the unknown. The…

Frances’ Story

Frances’ Story One’s strength is tested and defined by unexplained tragedies. Thirty years ago Bettie Ann and Rob faced one of their greatest challenges as the joyous anticipation of new parenthood was swiftly replaced with mourning, insecurity and fear. One of the inevitable consequences of life is death. Bettie Ann: However, parents never expect to…

2015 Festival of Trees

Tree Sponsor – the little bank the little bank takes us back in time as we make our way through the Christmas woods in our warm winter jackets admiring the well decorated trees and being consumed in the season of joy.  A beautiful theme, beautiful doll we can live vicariously through as we live in…

Mike Reichel Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Mike Reichel Family This tree reminds us of the beauty found in nature, wild berries, golden cat tails, and exotic grasses, as if flown in and set in place by doves and bluebirds of happiness.  A natural beauty we all enjoy. We would like to thank the Mike Reichel Family for the…

Let’s Build a Snowman – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Let’s Build a Snowman Its obvious the Snowman rule this holiday season.  Even the presents have little snowman like hats atop them.  Takes us back to when we were kids building the first snowman of the year!  Your theme gladdens our hearts and melting away the problems of the day.  Thanks so…

Love the snow – 2015 Festival of Trees Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Let’s Build a Snowman Its obvious the Snowman rule this holiday season.  Even the presents have little snowman like hats atop them.  Takes us back to when we were kids building the first snowman of the year!  Your theme gladdens our hearts and melting away the problems of the day.  Thanks so…

John & Lynne Siegel Family – 2015 Festival of Trees Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – John & Lynne Siegel Family We are blessed to have such a wonderful themed tree, the Santa ornaments look like their right off the screen of Frosty the snowman with such an adorable Santa face.  The dark rich red bulbs and poinsettias are complimented by flowing bands of gold, as they stream…

John & Lynne Siegel Family – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – John & Lynne Siegel Family We are blessed to have such a wonderful themed tree, the Santa ornaments look like their right off the screen of Frosty the snowman with such an adorable Santa face.  The dark rich red bulbs and poinsettias are complimented by flowing bands of gold, as they stream…

Honoring NICU Babies – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Honoring NICU Babies What a gorgeous tree, and we love the snow laden branches.  Dedicated to Honoring NICU babies, thee blue and pink ornaments stand out as theme perfect.  Congratulations on such a lovely tree.  The honor is well noted and the First Christmas message is well received. Thank you so much…

Honoring Exceptional Teachers – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Honoring Exceptional Teachers When you speak of honor and exceptionalism in sports they are given gold and silver awards, so how fitting that exceptional teachers are being honored with a gold and silver adorned tree.  The golden angels may well represent the teachers themselves as they tirelessly give of themselves to those…

Greenville Convention Center – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Greenville Convention Center We have such a wonderful selection of trees again this year, a good variety of themes and this one is no exception.  Purple being the predominate color intertwined with pastel ornaments and a pastel blue braid carrying your eye from top to bottom.  This is a nice full tree…

Grady White Boats – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – Grady White Boats We’ve seen trees that looked very nice in a light green, but after seen the color shift to dark red, we like this equally well.  Love the way red and white play to bring out the best of both colors.  The snowman on the top looks warm and comfy…

ECU Staff Psychiatrists – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – ECU Staff Psychiatrists A wonderful use of Poinsettia’s in the design of this tree.  The colors compliment each other very nicely tie-ing the natural with the ornamental.  Looks like its out of the pages of a seasonal display catalog.  You inspire us. We are very grateful for the time spent decorating this…

CMP Pharm Inc – Festival of Trees 2015 Sponsor

Tree Sponsor – CMP Pharm, Inc We love the variety of Reindeer in this tree, skillfully blended from top to bottom with elegant ornaments and earthy pine cones and flowers. A splendid tree, job well done. We very much like to thank CMP Pharm, Inc. for the work and effort put into this beautiful tree…