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NC Child in the News

WRAL Documentary

Pandemic Generation: Kids in Crisis

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PBS North Carolina

ncIMPACT: Childhood Trauma and COVID-19

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Fayetteville Observer

Foster kids just needed a bed. Lacking one, North Carolina sent them to psychiatric lockup instead
(Locked Away series, part four)

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WRAL

Poll: GOP voters back Medicaid expansion in NC, especially when they learn more about who benefits, who doesn't

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News & Observer

NC parents affected by expiration of monthly child tax credit payment

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ABC11

Daycare costs exceed college tuition in North Carolina

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Staff Experts

Fawn Pattison

Fawn Pattison

Campaigns Director

Please contact for all media inquiries.
Michelle Hughes

Michelle Hughes

Executive Director

Primary NC Child spokesperson
Topics: Children’s health and welfare.

Direct all requests to Fawn Pattison
Vikki Crouse

Vikki Crouse

Policy Analyst & KIDSCOUNT Project Director

Spanish-language media contact.

Topics: Children’s environmental health, NC Child research and data products, Annual County Data Cards, Child Health Report Card, KIDS COUNT

Latest Press Release

Press Release: How child poverty has changed in every North Carolina county

New county data cards present crucial benchmarks on child health and well-being in all 100 counties
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