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CMP Pharma - 30 years series

2016-04-13 12:48:36 support919


CMP Pharma – 30 years series

Thank you CMP Pharma, Famville NC for supporting families with speical needs.

Family Support Network of Eastern NC continues to celebrate our 30th year of providing parent mentoring and resources for families who have children with special needs. We are recognizing our sponsors on the 30th of each month to celebrate.

30 cookies for 30 Years.

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Carla's Story - 30 years series

2016-04-13 12:05:38 support919


Carla’s Story

As we continue to reminisce over the last 30 years Carla shares her story.

I couldn’t imagine how drastically my life was going to change when I had to be admitted on October 31, 2007 with pregnancy complications. In those moments, I remember the fear and anxiety surrounding the unknown. The first people to see me at the hospital were Family Support Network of Eastern NC, (FSN-ENC) and they stuck by my side, literally when I needed them. I was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome and for the next week and a half, I was sicker than I ever remember and the battle was not only for my son’s life but my own as well. At only 25 weeks pregnant, on November 7, 2007 I was taken for an emergency c-section. Brenda Boberg was the one who I pleaded with to not leave my side and to go with me. The support and comfort was invaluable in those moments of chaos, it was too early and my fear threatened to overwhelm me. Having her familiar face there to sooth and talk to me brought a consistency to a situation that was anything but.

The week that I had with my son Jackson was precious and hurried and I was still sick from the magnesium and c-section. I was discharged from the hospital on November 10. My baby was in the NICU and it was time for me to leave my room. All I could think is “I can’t leave him, I’m Mommy” Brenda came to my room and reassured me that he was in the best of hands. Over the next four days we had many encounters with FSN-ENC before our Son went to be with Jesus. Family Support Network of Eastern NC served not only as a resource but as an emotional support. You know God works in amazing ways and it was not until later that I realized what his greater plan was for my life. He provided me with the people I needed in the moments that it mattered most and I had no idea what an active role the Family Support Network of Eastern NC would serve over the next year. This story didn’t end here… It was just the beginning…. And Family Support Network of Eastern NC has been with us ever since. I now call Brenda family and could not have done this without her and her team.

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Vidant Women's Center pic - 30 years series

2016-04-13 11:54:56 support919


Vidant Women’s Center pic – 30 years series


Vidant Women's Center pic - 30 years series

Women’s Center staff at Vidant Medical receiving 30 cookies in appreciation for their support over the last 30 years.

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Atlantic Gastroenterology - 30 years series

2016-04-13 11:35:18 support919


Atlantic Gastroenterology – 30 years series


Atlantic Gastroenterology - 30 years series

We want to thank our sponsor Atlantic Gastroenterlogy with 30 cookies for Family Support Network of Eastern NC’s 30th Anniversary.

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Carolina Breast Imaging - 30 years series

2016-04-11 22:35:11 support919

Carolina Breast Imaging – 30 years series

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