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
Busy week! The House released most of its budget proposal, the bill filing… Read more »
Protecting Our Children at School Bus Stops
By Tom Vitaglione, Senior Fellow for Health and Safety While the 2015 legislative… Read more »
What do NC mothers really need?
By Michelle Hughes The mothers in your life appreciate the flowers, the hugs,… Read more »
A Community Approach to Creating Opportunity for Children
By Laura Clark, M.A., Executive Director, Renaissance West Community Initiative Children do not… Read more »