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Foster Youth are our Future

An op-ed by Cindy Davis-Bryant There are currently over 425,000 children and youth in the foster care system in this country. Every year, 26,000 young people age out of the system, meaning they were never adopted or reunited with biological family. There are hundreds of children in Western North Carolina…

Eliada’s Annual Alumni Reunion

Alumni Homecoming is just around the corner!   Friday, May 18th 6 pm – Gathering in Cafeteria Saturday, May 19th 10 am – Breakfast in Cafeteria 12 Noon – Picnic on the Grounds  New Hope Church from Raleigh helping with cooking  Grilling hamburgers and hot dogs  All foster families and…

National Foster Care Month

In 2017, Eliada received 790 referrals for foster care, and yet we never came close to fulfilling all these requests. Our reality is that there is a crying need in our community for safe, stable foster homes.  Help Eliada bring awareness to this issue by participating in the Foster Care…

Eliada opens new assessment center

With the support of Vaya Health, our local Managed Care Organization, Eliada has converted one of our Residential Treatment cottages to an Assessment Center.   If you can believe it, the closest Assessment Center was across state lines in South Carolina. With an Assessment Center in Western North Carolina, young people…

Eliada Announces New CEO Cindy Davis-Bryant

Eliada Homes is proud to announce that after a long and careful search, Cindy Davis-Bryant has been chosen as Eliada’s 7th President & CEO.  Cindy has worked in the mental health system for 27 years as a direct care provider and an administrator. She has a Master of Arts in…

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