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NC Child Advocacy Toolkit
For parents, caregivers, professionals, and other child advocates … Read more »
Important changes coming to NC Medicaid
New fact sheets Big changes are coming to NC Medicaid and Health Choice… Read more »
2018 NC Child Annual Impact Report
In 2018, you helped us transform data into action and policy change. You… Read more »
Expanding Healthcare to Shrink Poverty
New report: Health insurance is key to family financial health Health insurance coverage… Read more »
News & Updates
“The most important thing is your advocacy for your kids”
Parents of kids with special needs stand together By Fawn Pattison Lea este… Read more »
Anti-immigrant policies hurt kids most
Last week, NC Child and thirty-eight partner organizations from Asheville to Ahoskie sent a letter to North Carolina’s Congressional delegation opposing the new so-called “public charge” rule. This is one of a spate of recent federal anti-immigrant regulations aimed at scaring people away from using services they pay for and are legally entitled to.
Kids won’t be hit at school this year, irrespective of the NC Senate
All 115 local school districts now prohibit the use of “corporal punishment” because it doesn’t work. So why does North Carolina law still allow it?
38,000 NC children face hunger under new SNAP proposal
This SNAP proposal would take food assistance away from 106,000 North Carolinians, nearly 38,000 of them children.