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NC Child in the News

News & Observer

Opinion: Why isn’t NC protecting pregnant people at work?


WNCT9 Greenville

Closing the gap in health coverage for childhood educators


WRAL Documentary

Pandemic Generation: Kids in Crisis


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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News & Observer

NC parents affected by expiration of monthly child tax credit payment

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Daycare costs exceed college tuition in North Carolina


Staff Experts

Fawn Pattison

Fawn Pattison

Director of Program Strategy

Please contact for all media inquiries.

Erica Palmer Smith

Executive Director

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

Direct all requests to Fawn Pattison

Tiffany Gladney

Director of Policy & Government Relations

Topics: Legislative and policy issues affecting children & families in North Carolina.

Direct all requests to Fawn Pattison

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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