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“Hope” is a word that now has a very personal and deeper meaning for Derrick and Brittany Thygesen, both employees of Family Resource Center in Carroll. On August 26, Derrick, FRC’s Chief Financial Officer, and Brittany, a Licensed Practical Nurse in FRC’s Day Habilitation program, learned that their infant daughter, Avery, now 8 weeks old, […]

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Family Resource Center client, Maxwell Scherf, 10, was recently the recipient of a handicapped-accessible bicycle through the generosity of several FRC community donors. Maxwell currently receives supported community living and respite services from the Family Resource Center. Bradi Burr, Family Resource Center coordinator who oversees the services Maxwell receives from FRC, said, “Maxwell has Type […]

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blog-img September & October Newsletter

January St. Lawrence Middle School’s Student Council organized a fundraiser for Abby Glass’s seventh-grade students and raised $1,000 to donate to FRC’s Crisis Care and Parent Time-Out Programs. February FRC’s Rec Services Program received a donation of three state-of-the-art exercise bicycles from Collins Aerospace in Carroll, subsequently starting a new wellness effort among the enthusiastic […]

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FRC Receives “Pay It Forward” donation from Becky Windschitl of All Strings Attached. On Wednesday, May 22, Family Resource Center of Carroll received a $100 donation from Becky Windschitl, owner and conductor of All Strings Attached Orchestra in Carroll, along with the following letter: “For my gift from my senior class of All Strings Attached, […]

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HOPE FOR AVERY Date September 9, 2019

“Hope” is a word that now has a very personal and deeper meaning for Derrick and Brittany Thygesen, both employees of Family Resource Center in Carroll. On August 26, Derrick, FRC’s Chief Financial Officer, and Brittany, a Licensed Practical Nurse in FRC’s Day Habilitation program, learned that their infant daughter, Avery, now 8 weeks old, […]

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FRC Assists Client Mobility Date September 6, 2019

Family Resource Center client, Maxwell Scherf, 10, was recently the recipient of a handicapped-accessible bicycle through the generosity of several FRC community donors. Maxwell currently receives supported community living and respite services from the Family Resource Center. Bradi Burr, Family Resource Center coordinator who oversees the services Maxwell receives from FRC, said, “Maxwell has Type […]

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September & October Newsletter Date August 29, 2019

January St. Lawrence Middle School’s Student Council organized a fundraiser for Abby Glass’s seventh-grade students and raised $1,000 to donate to FRC’s Crisis Care and Parent Time-Out Programs. February FRC’s Rec Services Program received a donation of three state-of-the-art exercise bicycles from Collins Aerospace in Carroll, subsequently starting a new wellness effort among the enthusiastic […]

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July & August Newsletter Date June 27, 2019

FRC Receives “Pay It Forward” donation from Becky Windschitl of All Strings Attached. On Wednesday, May 22, Family Resource Center of Carroll received a $100 donation from Becky Windschitl, owner and conductor of All Strings Attached Orchestra in Carroll, along with the following letter: “For my gift from my senior class of All Strings Attached, […]

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Patrick Gulbranson Date May 22, 2019

For the past 13 years, Patrick Gulbranson has been a Family Resource Center client. Over the years, he has been able to maintain a steady job, live on his own, pay for the bowling league he participates in every Thursday evening, and take part in both Special Olympics Iowa and Special Olympics World Games in […]

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FRC Group Homes Create Enduring Friendships Date May 22, 2019

In the beginning, they didn’t know each other. Anxiety abounded as they considered moving out of their familiar surroundings into a group home. What if they didn’t like each other?  What if they didn’t like the same TV shows, but had only one TV in the house?  What if they couldn’t get along? Fortunately, Holly […]

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July & August Newsletter Date June 27, 2019

FRC Receives “Pay It Forward” donation from Becky Windschitl of All Strings Attached. On Wednesday, May 22, Family Resource Center of Carroll received a $100 donation from Becky Windschitl, owner and conductor of All Strings Attached Orchestra in Carroll, along with the following letter: “For my gift from my senior class of All Strings Attached, […]

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September & October Newsletter Date August 29, 2019

January St. Lawrence Middle School’s Student Council organized a fundraiser for Abby Glass’s seventh-grade students and raised $1,000 to donate to FRC’s Crisis Care and Parent Time-Out Programs. February FRC’s Rec Services Program received a donation of three state-of-the-art exercise bicycles from Collins Aerospace in Carroll, subsequently starting a new wellness effort among the enthusiastic […]

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