Local ways to work awarded $9,000

June 28, 2011

Presbyterian Homes & Family Services and the Family Alliance has received $9,000 from The Greater Lynchburg Community Trust through the Sackett-Graves Fund. This grant is for our Ways to Work program. Ways to Work provides small interest loans of up [...]

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Needless deaths – Wasted lives

June 27, 2011

Every eight days a child in the state of Virginia dies from injuries attributable to abuse and neglect. From July 1, 2009 through June 30, 2010, 44 precious children (in founded investigations) lost their lives needlessly. Two of these children [...]

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Centra names next president and CEO

June 27, 2011

W. Michael Bryant has been named as the next president and CEO of Centra, Kenneth S. White, chairman of the Centra Board of Directors, announced Monday. He will replace George W. Dawson, who will retire this fall after nearly three decades at the [...]


Counseling Center Expanding

June 21, 2011

Pastoral Counseling Services of Central Virginia will become part of Presbyterian Homes & Family Services and the Family Alliance. On July 1, 2011, Pastoral Counseling Services of Central Virginia will join with Presbyterian Homes &Family Services and the Family Alliance’s [...]


Beginners Knitting Class for cancer patients and caregivers

May 5, 2011

Beginners Knitting Class for Cancer Patients and Caregivers: Tuesday, May 10 from 9-11a.m., Caregiver Corner, Centra Alan B. Pearson Regional Cancer Center. Katy Nunn will teach a beginners knitting class for cancer patients and caregivers. The time together will provide [...]

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Central Virginia Lactation Consultants offers lactation services and classes

May 5, 2011

Lynchburg, VA – Local business Central Virginia Lactation Consultants is now offering lactation services and classes for mothers and their babies. CVLC offers research based information, support, classes and consulting services to breastfeeding mothers. “We are a lifeline to new [...]