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Join NFRC, Saturday, September 19th at the Columbia Lakefront, for the 11th annual 5K for Families! All ages are invited to participate in this 5K race, 1-mile walk and family fun day. Proceeds from the event will support NFRC’s sliding fee therapy prog...

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Co-founder and Executive Director of NFRC, Risa Garon, writes frequently for The Huffington Post, offering advice, reflecting on client situations, and guiding parents through family transitions. In her most recent article, “Loneliness: The Sound of...

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The National Family Resiliency Center (NFRC), founded and operating in Howard County since 1991 held a multi-disciplinary conference titled: Families in Transition: Issues, Solutions and Policies Conference on Friday October 23, 2015 at the University of ...

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Holidays evoke losses that go beyond a separation and divorce.  We all have picture perfect images of the ideal holidays that we imagine everyone else having.  Holidays trigger not only the loss of family as one may have known it, but other losses: jobs...

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Come out to Tino’s Italian Bistro in Columbia on Monday, March 1, 2016 to help support NFRC, the National Family Resiliency Center. Tino’s will donate 10% of all sales from lunch, dinner, drinks, and wine sales, (dine-in, carry-out, AND delivery) ...

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National Family Resiliency Center – In The News | Via The Maryland Social Worker On Oct. 23, 2015, the National Family Resiliency Center, Inc. (NFRC) co- sponsored a conference, Family Transitions: Issues, Solutions and Policies with the University ...

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We want to thank our advocates and local attorneys–particularly the Howard County Bar Association, for the enormous amount of support we receive. Please join us at the 2nd Annual Maryland Day Social, an event sponsored by the Bar Foundation of Howard C...

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My name is Simone and I am a senior at Centennial High School. The National Family Resiliency Center (NFRC) has been a part of my life for over six years. I was a client after my mom and stepfather separated in 2008; later, I became a peer counselor. A pe...

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The following is a guest blog from Cortland Jones, one the parent educators at NFRC’s monthly co-parenting seminars. “When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.”  – Jimi Hendrix The power of lo...

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The Gifts of Hindsight and Being Equipped with the Right Tools This guest blog is from one of NFRC’s adult parent peer counselors. Her story is compelling and powerful, and out of respect for her family’s privacy, we will call her TC. When my daughter...

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