Media Mentions

Check out some of our most recent articles and interviews featuring Family Resource Center in the media.

January 28, 2017
Jessica Dederer, Family Resource Center’s Chief Development Officer, and Dr. Nancy Weaver, Associate Professor at Saint Louis University, spoke with Shirley Washington about our initiative to raise awareness and develop training for bystanders who witness child mistreatment in public on Channel 11’s “The Pulse of St. Louis”

January 28, 2017
Nancy Cambria of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch covers Family Resource Center’s bystander training project with Saint Louis University, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, and Safe Connections, funded by a two-year grant from the Missouri Foundation for Health: “What do you do when a parent slaps a child in the checkout line? New training could help” (featuring comments from Pam Moussette, Interim Chief Executive Officer)

January 25, 2017
The Rocket Ball, benefiting Family Resource Center and Children’s Home Society of Missouri, featured on page nine of Town&Style magazine

October 19, 2016
St. Louis Business Journal covers Family Resource Center’s merger with Children’s Home Society of Missouri: “Two local child welfare organizations to merge”

September 20, 2016
Greg Echele, Chief Executive Officer was interviewed by Kay Meyer of Family Shield Ministries on KSIV 1320

January 28, 2015
2015 Gala Honorary Co-Chairs featured on the cover of Town&Style magazine with an article on page seven

May 11, 2014
St. Louis Post-Dispatch article: “Foster adoptions may be reducing foster parent pool”

April 9, 2014
Pam Moussette, Chief Programs Officer of Family Resource Center, Dawn Swinger, Program Manager in Family Treatment, and Brenda Maly participated in an interview with Don Marsh on St. Louis Public Radio on the topic of child abuse prevention

March 8, 2014
Brenda Maly, CEO of the Children’s Permanency Partnership (a consortium of three foster care organizations: Family Resource Center, Epworth Children & Family Services and Youth In Need) and Michael McLaughlin (founder of Unite4Kids and the 2012 recipient of Family Resource Center’s Pott Child Advocacy Award) spoke on the topic of foster care and adoption on Channel  11’s “The Pulse of St. Louis”

February 21, 2014
Greg Echele, Chief Executive Officer was interviewed by Charlie Brennan and Debbie Monterrey on KMOX

February 20, 2014
John Heithaus, Chief Development Officer was interviewed by Elliot Weiler of KTVI Channel 2

February 13, 2014
John Heithaus, Chief Development Officer was interviewed by talk show host Kelley Lamm of KXFN 1380

February 12, 2014
Pam Moussette, Chief Program Officer, was interviewed by Debbie Monterrey on KMOX

January 11, 2014
Greg Echele, Chief Executive Officer, was interviewed by Maria Keena and Brian Kelly of KMOX Total Information AM

January 2014
Family Resource Center was KMOX’s Voice of Caring Partner

November 2013
The St. Louis Business Journal’s 2013 Giving Guide  devoted two pages to Family Resource Center in recognition of 40 years of leadership in breaking the cycle of child abuse in the St Louis area. The page was sponsored by McGladrey LLP Accounting & Consultants. Matt Harvey, a Partner with McGladrey, is a member of FRC’s Governance Board

November 21, 2013
The Old Newsboys Day special edition newspaper for November 21 highlighted FRC’s “Shop for an Angel” in an article written by Daniel Mormino, a senior at Valley Park High School. Family Resource Center is a grateful recipient of funds from the Old Newsboys Foundation

November 11, 2013
The St. Louis Post Dispatch quoted Trish Hobson, Family Therapist and Supervisor of Family Therapy for Family Resource Center, in a November 11 article entitled, “St. Louis County Tackles Childhood Trauma”

November 20, 2011
Monica Adams of KMOX talks with Sue Clauss, Program Manager for Family Resource Center’s Teen Mentoring Program, and John Heithaus, FRC Chief Development Officer  

November 16, 2011
Fox 2 NOW interview: How to Deal with the Stress of Being a Parent

September 18, 2011
KMOX Interview with Greg Echele: Why are so many live-in boyfriends abusing their partner’s children?

March 28, 2010
St. Louis Post Dispatch article about the Missouri Mentoring Partnership: “A Future Brightened”

February 25, 2010
CBS ST. Louis interviews Greg Echele about child abuse

March 3, 2009
550KTRS Interviews Greg Echele about Federal Earmarks

February 27, 2009
St. Louis Post-Dispatch article about FRC’s Therapeutic Day Treatment Preschool: “Turnaround Tykes”

January 31, 2009
St. Louis Post-Dispatch article: “You and Kids Can Change the US”