15 Tips For Getting Your Child To Sleep

By Kelly Olson The Village Family Service Center Kids are like angels when they’re asleep, but sometimes it can be a devil to get them to drift off to dreamland. Here are 15 tips to make sure your child gets his or her 40 winks. Routine. Have a routine and stick to it. This could…
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Group Sells Geraniums To Benefit Nokomis Child Care Centers

Friends of Nokomis are selling zonal geranium plants in 4½-inch pots for $5.25 each. Proceeds from the sale benefit Nokomis Child Care Centers of The Village Family Service Center. The plants are grown from cuttings at Bloomfield Garden Center and are available in four colors: red, pink-variegated, salmon, and white. Orders will be accepted until…
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Two Generations, One Village

After only a few months working for The Village Family Service Center as a pregnancy and adoption social worker, Sarah Flesberg feels at home. “It’s like a big family,” Sarah says. “The staff are all supportive of each other.” Sarah’s familial roots with The Village go deeper than her new, caring coworkers. Her grandmother, Evelyn…
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Soliah, Albrecht Join The Village Development Team

FARGO – Deb Soliah has been hired as executive director for development at The Village Family Service Center in Fargo. Kellie Albrecht rejoins the nonprofit organization as community engagement coordinator. Soliah, of Fargo, will provide leadership in growing philanthropic support for the mission of The Village Family Service Center. Her previous positions include executive director…
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What Parents Need To Know About Teens And Dating

By Kelly Olson The Village Family Service Center It seems like yesterday they were holding your hand across the street. Now your son or daughter is a teenager. They’re interested in dating, which you know can mean more than just holding someone else’s hand … It’s difficult to establish a “right” age for dating, as…
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