Center for Family and Community Engagement

Apr 1, 2021  |  Training

New On-Demand Training!

The NC Addictions Specialist Certificate Program for Paraprofessionals was developed to increase paraprofessionals in the field of addictions. Each month, new on-demand courses are released, which can be applied to North Carolina Addictions Specialist Professional Practice Board certification.  The Center […]

Mar 22, 2021

Meet us Monday: Jenny King

Meet Jenny King! Jenny has been with CFACE since May 2006, and serves a trainer and training coordinator and sits on the Center’s leadership team. She is responsible for the delivery and completion of various training deliverables, and hosts both […]

Feb 22, 2021  |  Meet Us Mondays

Meet Us Mondays: Amber Holland

Meet Amber Holland! Amber is a PhD candidate in the Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Graduate Program at NC State. In addition to her work at the Center, Amber also teaches interpersonal communication and public speaking courses at the university.  […]

Feb 5, 2021

CFACE in One Word

Impactful, supportive, innovative: these are just a few words that our graduate student-staff use to describe CFACE and its work within the community.  Our student-staff enjoy working for the Center for many reasons, whether it’s affecting people, policy, perceptions, or […]

Feb 2, 2021

NC State’s Center for Family and Community Engagement Welcomes New Leadership

Kwesi Craig C. Brookins has been named director of NC State’s Center for Family and Community Engagement, effective Jan. 1, 2021.

Jan 12, 2021

CFACE Supports Child Welfare Family Engagement

“It is absolutely critical to strengthen our efforts to listen to the families and youth served by the system and integrate their voices into all aspects of child welfare planning and improvement.” (Administration for Children and Families, 2019) The Center […]

Jan 11, 2021

Impactful Students: Favorite Memories

Working from various locations across North Carolina, it’s not always easy for CFACE staff and students to come together. This is made more difficult in light of current social distancing measures. While the pandemic presented its share of challenges, some […]

Jan 8, 2021

Spotlight: Family Agency Collaborative Training Team (FACTT)

CFACE is launching a series of spotlight articles to reintroduce the Center’s various programs and initiatives that continue to perpetuate family-community-academic partnerships serving North Carolina families and communities. Today, we are spotlighting the Family Agency Collaborative Training Team (FACTT), a […]

Jul 23, 2020

Meet Our Impactful Students

Here at the Center for Family and Community Engagement (CFACE), students play an essential role in many of our projects, service and research. CFACE relies on graduate students from a variety of disciplines such as Social Work, Psychology, and Communication […]

Jul 13, 2020

Center Spotlight: Dr. Emily (Lefebvre) Smith

This month we are excited to announce that Dr. Emily (Lefebvre) Smith has transitioned into a new role with the Center as a Postdoctoral Research Scholar! Dr. Smith is a recent graduate of the Lifespan Developmental Psychology program and began […]