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Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities

Looking to Volunteer this Thanksgiving? Illness doesn’t take a holiday, so the Family House cares for families through the Thanksgiving holiday. With your help, we can make their time away from home more pleasant. Ways to Help: Contribute to our Thanksgiving dinner. Sign up to provide breakfast on Thanksgiving. Make trail mix snack bags. Decorate […]

Items to Include in Caregiver Welcome Bags

Think about the items you take with you on a road trip.  For most families, traveling to Winston-Salem for medical treatment is much like a long and tedious road trip, where they live off the few items they pack in their suitcase.  Caregiver welcome bags offer a few extra treats to keep their mind off […]

Furry Friends at the SECU Family House: Meet our Therapy Dogs Part 2

On any given night, the Family House is alive with activity. Elated shouts of “Bingo!” or sounds of Monday night football on the TV can be heard as the smell of a volunteer cooked meal lingers in the air. Guests return in the evenings from appointments or treatments to eat, catch up, and rest in […]

September Volunteers Work their Magic

September is a popular month to volunteer at the Family House. School is back in session so it’s time to get service hours in. It’s also the perfect opportunity for some team building with a group service project! Last week we welcomed volunteers from Wells Fargo, Turlington & Company, The Winston-Salem Foundation, Wake Forest University’s […]