News

Our collaborative News page features stories about our work, partners, and events.

We welcome all news stories that relate to Family Connection.
To submit your news story, send it through the “Contact Us” feature of this Web site (click on the “Contact Us” button in the column to the left of this screen), or fax to ATTN: Amy Gibby Rosser at 706-896-4131 x 1233.

Please include the following information:

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25 Things You should Know about Region 2

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Georgia Family Connection turned 25 in 2016, so we’re taking you on a journey—region by region—throughout our anniversary year to show you the landscape for children and families across our state. Read more

Towns Receives School-Based Health Planning Grant

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Towns County Family Connection, in partnership with Towns County Board of Education, received a $10,000 planning grant for the expansion of school-based health services in our community.  

Enotah Judicial Court – Juvenile Reinvestment Grant

Now in the third year, the Family Connection sites of Towns, Union, Lumpkin, and White, in partnership with the Enotah Judicial Court Circuit, received a grant from the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (formerly Governor’s Office of Children and Families) in …
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National Mentor Month Celebrated in Towns County

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The Towns County Mentor Program hosted their annual Winter Holiday Party on December 5, 2012. Mentors and Mentees spent this time together making holiday crafts and enjoying refreshments and a time of fellowship. The photos show some of the students …
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Taste of the Southern Highlands

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Save the Date/ 8th Annual “Mountain Tasting Experience” June 18, 6-8 pm,   Georgia Mountain Fair