NC Child advances public policies that improve the lives of North Carolina’s children. We work statewide to ensure that all children are healthy, safe, well-educated, and economically secure by engaging communities, and informing and influencing decision-makers.
Corporal Punishment in North Carolina’s Public Schools: Almost Gone and Good Riddance
Introduction In 1985, the NC General Assembly formally affirmed the authority of local… Read more »
2016 North Carolina Child Health Report Card
Social Media Toolkit and Infographics Press Release Good health during the early… Read more »
How Does North Carolina’s HB 318 Impact Children?
On October 28, 2015, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed HB 318 into… Read more »
2015 Legislative Summary
Each year, our elected representatives have an extraordinary opportunity to use public policy… Read more »
News & Updates
New Annie E. Casey Foundation report recommends policies to help millions of children with incarcerated parents
179,000 N.C. kids have a parent who has served time RALEIGH, N.C. –… Read more »
A New Vision for Promoting Healthy Babies in North Carolina
By Laila A. Bell, Director of Research and Data, and Tom Vitaglione, Senior… Read more »
Healthy Food for Healthy Children
By Morgan Wittman Gramann, Managing Director, NC Alliance for Health North Carolina is… Read more »
When Will We Stop the Criminalization of Our Youth?
By The Honorable Chief District Court Judge Marcia Morey A few months ago… Read more »