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Virtual Mental Health in Siler City

El Futuro is providing virtual mental health services in the Siler City clinic. How do we do it? When a new client calls the clinic for a Siler City appointment or registration, our Clinical Assistant lets them know that our Siler City clinic is still closed for...

El Futuro awarded major financial gift by Blue Cross NC

El Futuro awarded major financial gift by Blue Cross NC to improve access to mental health services in rural areas El Futuro is one of the 11 organizations awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) to receive a major financial grant to...

More mental health services for youth – thanks to you!

This past May was Mental Health Month and a time for all of us to come together and raise awareness and resources to build a better community. Thanks to you, our Community Challenge Campaign raised over $100,000 for El Futuro services during the month of May and...

Chat with Dalila Rodriguez

Dalila is our new HR Specialist! At El Futuro we are proud to have her on the team! Dalila, originally from Puerto Rico, dreamed to be a teacher when she was younger but later she found her passion in working for social services. When Dalila first heard about El...

Again, our community came together! Kermes 2022

When we thought of creating our therapeutic garden a few years ago, one of the main purposes was so that our Latino neighbors could have a place to belong and feel welcomed. Years later, the therapeutic garden has become much more than we ever dreamed of. Not only is...

May Mental Health Month

Welcome to May Menta Health Community Challenge! You have surely been amazed - as have we - with the resiliency that children and teenagers have demonstrated during the past two years of the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, in many cases, young people are the ones guiding...

Meet Mary Jones, our Clinical Project Manager

Mary Jones is our Clinical Project Manager and we are proud to have her on the El Futuro team! Mary, originally from Urireo in Salvatierra, Guanajuato, came to the US in 2005 with thousands of expectations and dreams. We met with her to get to know her a little better...

Black History Month Challenge

  About Floyd B. McKissick Sr: Attorney Floyd Bixler McKissick graduated from Morehouse in 1948 and began pursuing his career in law by first applying to the University of North Carolina School of Law. After being denied admission based on his race, he enrolled...

Thank you for a 2021 full of healing and hope

Thanks to the contribution of donors, partners, and volunteers, we were able to continue fulfilling our mission: To nurture Latino families to live out their dreams. Today we express our gratitude to everyone who worked on our side and helped us make more families...

Tips to help your mental health and productivity

It’s really exciting and helpful to see so much emphasis on mental health, preventing/addressing burnout, and healthy productivity at work in response to the challenges the pandemic has made clear. Like this article from our friends at blog.trello.com. What most...

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