2012 Duck Race: Helping Parents Succeed

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Michael and Deborah Fiock were at their wit’s end. They’re experienced parents who, after raising seven children, faced an unforeseen challenge in their eighth. “[He]┬áhas problems with behavior and did not work in the regular school system,” said Deborah. The couple knew about The Child Center and reached out for help. “We … Continue reading »

2012 Duck Race: The Child Center

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Walk into The Child Center in Springfield and one of the first things you’ll notice in the non-profit’s new building is the art. Beautiful watercolor paintings of children — a few feature only a single child, others feature pairs or groups — adorn the walls. Like those featured in the paintings, the … Continue reading »